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Pre-action conduct: sanctions for failure to comply now and in the future
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2009

The Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the "Protocol") may be considered to be merely a procedural step by some whereas to others it serves a very practical purposes in assisting parties to resolve disputes


Practical completion: getting it right in the credit crunch
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 23 2010

Practical completion is a term of art, which is often misunderstood and frequently misapplied


Concurrent delay: back to basics (again)
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 26 2010

During a construction project, a number of events are likely to have arisen that appear to have delayed completion


NHBC buildmark cover homeowners may not be required to give written notification of defects
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 1 2011

This article considers the potential liabilities facing developers under the National House-Building Council (NHBC) Buildmark insurance scheme in respect of defects found in their buildings in the wake of the recent decision in Harrison and others v Shepherd Homes Ltd and others in the Technology and Construction Court


Adjudication does a withholding notice have to be issued in order to raise a counterclaim?
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 1 2011

In deciding disputes in relation to payment under construction contracts, adjudicators have often taken the view that, in order to withhold any sums under the contract, a valid withholding notice must be issued