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Statutory right to adjudicate extended as the TCC adopts a narrow approach to exclusions
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2009

A recent Technology and Construction Court decision has confirmed that the ‘construction operations’ which are excluded from the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (the "Construction Act") should be interpreted narrowly to ensure that non-specialist contractors and subcontractors down the contractual chain are not unfairly excluded


Your conduct prior to court proceedings
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2009

The usual rule in court proceedings is that the losing party pays the winner’s legal costs


Small claims an overview
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2009

Any court proceedings that you commence with a financial value of less than £5000 will be dealt with by the courts as a ‘small claim’


Claiming compensation for management time
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2009

The recent decision in the case Bridge UK Com v Abbey Pynford affirms the principle that courts are willing to allow claims for management time, especially when they are fully documented


Just because it might be wrong, that doesn't mean it's unjust: the courts will enforce quick-fire adjudication decisions
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2010

Statutory adjudication of disputes over construction contracts was introduced to counter unacceptable delays and expense in traditional dispute resolution processes