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Contract drafting: Court of Appeal decision on incorporation of terms of contract and contract interpretation
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 14 2015

The importance of clearly setting out the requirements of each party in a formal contract has been emphasised in the recent case of Carbon Smart Ltd


Construction programme - contractually binding?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

Two programme documents of a main contractor were included in documents attached to an executed subcontract for steelwork and cladding. A Scottish


D&K Drost Consult GmbH and another v Foremost Leisure (Holdings) Ltd 2015 EWCA Civ 73
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 5 2015

In this decision, the Court of Appeal upheld a decision at first instance that the project managers and architects (together Drost) should receive


Gross negligence in construction contracts - law and practice
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2015

The starting point has remained the same for almost 200 years: the tort of gross negligence is not a concept that is recognised by English law


International quarterly - issue 12, 2014
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • December 24 2014

Of all the provisions to be found in the FIDIC form, those of clause 20 have attracted by far the most comment. One of the potential hurdles that


Good faith obligations under NEC3
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2014

Parties to NEC3 contracts must act in a spirit of mutual trust and co-operation. We consider what that means under English law and in other


General counsel update September 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Hong Kong, Russia, United Kingdom, USA, Australia, China, European Union
  • September 29 2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) Court's new rules come into force on 1 October 2014 and are to apply to any arbitration


English contract law and oral contracts - your word may still be your bond
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2014

Whether it was American movie mogul Samuel Goldwyn or the AustralianIrish politician Bryan O’Loghlen who first said, ‘A verbal contract isn’t worth


A summary of major developments in key areas - general counsel update - July 2014
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • July 15 2014

Legislation, in the form of a Regulation and Directive, has been published in the Official Journal of the European Union which will substantially


The application of UK late payment legislation to international construction contracts
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • June 23 2014

A recent decision in the English Commercial Court has given helpful guidance as to the circumstances in which the UK's late payment legislation will