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The risks in proceeding without clear contract terms
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

Two recent construction cases highlight the pitfalls of not properly agreeing all of the contract terms and conditions before starting the relevant


Misbehave at your peril - a warning for developers on conduct
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

The recent case of Ottercroft sent out a clear message from the courts to developers that poor conduct will not be tolerated and could lead to


Time to party (over that wall) like it's 1996
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

As the incredible rise of our transatlantic wall-building friend sets gently into the twilight of credulity, it provides us with an opportunity to


New Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

The Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (PAP) was introduced to encourage disputing parties to exchange information and


Brexit round-up (construction focus)
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

It's been five months since the UK voted to leave the EU. Whichever way you look at the vote's after-effects, whether in economic, political, legal


How to enforce adjudication decisions and deal with insolvency
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

Anecdotal evidence suggests that adjudications are still on the increase. This increase is supported by the statistics


Oil & Gas Shipping: Excluding ‘consequential loss’ can restrict ‘direct’ damages
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • November 30 2016

The Commercial Court was recently asked to consider the correct construction of the phrase “consequential or special losses or expenses” in a clause


Corruption in construction - a warning
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

The Bribery Act 2010 creates the most stringent anti-bribery legal framework in the world, with a strict liability regime, extra-territorial effects


Indirect and consequential loss exclusions: a case for change?
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

A Commercial Court decision earlier this month has upheld a broad interpretation of a consequential loss exclusion in favour of the traditionally


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