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Legal Update - Litigation Trends 2016
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 14 2016

Last year, the Ministry of Justice published its statistics for judicial and court activity in England and Wales for 2014. In this note, we take a


Wilson and Sharp Investments Ltd v Harbour View Developments Ltd 2015 EWCA Civ 1030
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 16 2015

Here the Court of Appeal granted an injunction which restrained a building contractor (Harbour View) from presenting a winding-up petition


Oil price volatility risks and opportunities in 2015 - update 12 operatorcontractor distress and supply contracts
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 1 2015

The recent further dip in oil price has placed even more pressure on the costs paid by Operators to Contractors, and also how much reliance


Construction briefing
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • October 1 2015

1 October 2015 ushers in a number of legal changes which affect construction businesses operating in the UK. We have provided brief highlights of


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


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


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