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Restrictions on Subcontracting in European Government Contracts
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

A ruling from Europe's highest court has confirmed that public entities across the EU cannot impose volume limits on subcontracting by requiring a


Renewable energy and the risk for the Insurance market
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 5 2016

Renewable energy covers a number of different types of energy production. Some use well established technology, such as hydroelectric. Others use much


GEM Environmental Building Services Ltd v London Borough of Tower Hamlets 2016 EWHC 3045 (TCC)
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

This was an application for specific disclosure made by GEM Environmental Building Services Ltd (“GEM”) from the defendant local authority (“Tower


2016 A change in precedent
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

In this edition of Insight we review the key amendments made in the latest JCT 2016 precedents and examine their likely impact on those using them


A Development Agreement to facilitate regeneration is held by the High Court to fall outside the scope of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015.
  • Ashfords LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 28 2016

The High Court has dismissed a challenge by Faraday Development Limited ("FDL") against West Berkshire District Council ("WBDC"). There were two key


Court of Session confirms that contracting authorities are not required to allow a tender to be corrected after the deadline
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 28 2016

Contracting authorities are obliged to observe the principles of equal treatment, transparency and proportionality when undertaking a procurement


A reminder to bidders to fully check their tenders
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 25 2016

The case of Dem-Master Demolition Limited v Renfrewshire Council 2016 CSOH 150 serves as a reminder to bidders of the very limited circumstances in


R (Faraday Development Ltd) v West Berkshire Council and another
  • Philip Lee
  • United Kingdom
  • November 23 2016

This case concerned a challenge to a development agreement entered into between West Berkshire Council (the “Council”) and St Modwen Developments


Court confirms no right of correction for tender proposals after deadline
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2016

On 19 October 2016, the Scottish Court of Session in the Renfrewshire Council case 2016 CSOH 150 CA 7816 (Dem-Master Demolition Ltd V


Payment schedule - pitfalls reaffirmed
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 14 2016

Earlier this year we warned of the potential pitfalls arising from payment schedules incorporated within building contracts, following the decision