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English Commercial Court confirms fraud does not always "unravel all"
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 10 2017

In Sinocore International Co Ltd v RBRG Trading (UK) Ltd, the English Commercial Court granted permission for the enforcement of a foreign arbitral


Court upholds subcontractor’s loss and expense liability cap
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 22 2017

A subcontract clause dealing with subcontractor failure to complete on time capped the subcontractor's liability for 'direct loss andor expense


No contract but want to be paid? Quantum meruit can help, but you might be in for a surprise
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

It’s the old story


UK Court confirms that employee interview notes are not protected by legal advice privilege
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 21 2016

Confidential communications between lawyer and client for the purpose of soliciting or receiving legal advice are protected from the obligation of


Legal developments in construction law
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 28 2016

Variations (or not) are the field of many contractual battles. And one key to the solution is identifying the original scope of the works. In Martifer


Contract clause times out emailed pay less notice
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 22 2017

A pay less notice had to be served by 14 August. It was emailed to the contractor at 9.50pm on Friday 12 August and arrived the same evening. So it


Interim payments - how to say goodbye to the change
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2017

At first glance, 'interim payment' appears to mean 'interim payment'. A final account should produce the exact total figure payable and identify any


It might tick the boxes for a pay less notice but was it meant to be one?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 22 2017

If an employer fails to serve a pay less notice in response to a contractor's default payment notice, there can be serious consequences. Because of


How much does it cost to stop a train?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2011

Recovery of economic loss caused by negligence is a sensitive legal issue, but what if the economic loss is consequent upon physical damage?


How to find invisible contract terms
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 29 2012

In any written contract there can be two types of terms those you can see and those you can’t