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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


How many construction insolvencies in 2014?
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

On 29 April 2015 The Insolvency Service of the UK Government published updated insolvency statistics which include a breakdown of insolvencies that


Are you covered? Coverage issues for construction professionals
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 10 2015

In this two part guide we will be looking at issues that frequently arise when considering whether a professional indemnity policy responds to a


Insolvency in construction: interim certificates
  • Winckworth Sherwood
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2014

Under the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (the “Construction Act 1996”), a party to a construction contract is entitled to


PBA - possibly best arrangement for your project finance?
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 15 2014

Project Bank Accounts (PBA) are a payment mechanism based on ring-fenced bank accounts created to increase the security of contractors and


Coverage for insured property works - who pays when the insurer’s contractor goes bust?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • United Kingdom
  • July 10 2013

Insurers and insureds do not bear the risk of a contractor becoming insolvent when undertaking insured repair work. The insurer's only obligation is


General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have


Failure to pay on adjudication decision - 'almost' insolvent is not enough
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 17 2013

The Technology and Construction Court has decided that judgment should not be stayed following a contractor's unsuccessful defence of an adjudication


Retention money and insolvency: a common sense approach?
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • Malaysia, United Kingdom
  • April 22 2013

The retention of a proportion of the contractor's fee is common practice in construction contracts. The parties sometimes agree (usually in unamended


A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and