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Update on payment
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 30 2015

Since we last looked at payment at the end of 2014 there have been three important decisions which have cast further light on the approach to payment


Just when you thought it was safe to rely on an adjudication award...
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

A contractor claims £822,482 damages, plus interest, for breach of contract and in tort, from a company that carried out an asbestos survey. An


‘Binding’ or ‘finally binding’? a reminder of the potential risks in drafting adjudication clauses
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2015

One of the key features of the adjudication regime contained in the Construction Act is that the decision of the adjudicator is temporarily binding


Adjudication: key decision in relation to the effect of an adjudicator’s decision on the limitation period for final determination
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2015

The Supreme Court has determined the effect of an adjudicator's decision on the cause of action and limitation period where an unsuccessful party to


Enforcement of dispute adjudication board's decision in FIDIC contracts
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 24 2015

There have now been four court judgments in Singapore relating to the enforceability of a Dispute Adjudication Board's ("DAB") decision under the


Implied terms of cooperation and non-prevention of performance - a party cannot take advantage of its own wrongdoing - AL Waddan Hotel Ltd v Man Enterprise Sal (Offshore) 2014 EWHC 4796 (TCC)
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • June 10 2015

The issue before the court was whether the Contractor ("MAN") was entitled to submit a dispute to arbitration before the expiry of the contractual


Don't be blinded by boilerplate
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 20 2015

So often, cases handed down from the Technology and Construction Court demonstrate that a great deal of time, money and worry could have been saved


School construction projects : contractor insolvency
  • Winckworth Sherwood
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

The decision to invest in a construction project is a major event for an educational establishment. So, if the contractor becomes insolvent, this can


FIDIC Dispute Adjudication Boards - 5 things you need to know
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2015

The FIDIC suite of Contracts (1999 Edition) provide within clause 20 that if an Engineer’s determination is disputed, that dispute may be


Why adjudicators should be careful who they talk to
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2015

Claimants in an adjudication had phone calls, one of them a long call, with the adjudicator's office manager, who was also his wife. They discussed