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Update on payment
  • Fenwick Elliott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • July 30 2015

Since we last looked at payment at the end of 2014 there have been three important decisions which have cast further light on the approach to payment


What now? Practical steps to take in the event of contractor insolvency
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

When agreeing terms of contract for a construction project there are a number of security measures that can, and should, be put in place to assist an


Electronic working in the TCC: is the ball in our court now?
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

Being a lawyer in 2015 is, for the most part, a 247, modern and instant affair. Drafts of contracts are exchanged in seconds, letters drafted and


Lack of proper interim application sinks contractor’s £1.5 million windfall claim
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

A contractor's interim application 15, for over £1.5 million, was met with an employer's prompt payless notice. Eight days later, the contractor sent


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


Just when you thought it was safe to rely on an adjudication award...
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2015

A contractor claims £822,482 damages, plus interest, for breach of contract and in tort, from a company that carried out an asbestos survey. An


‘Binding’ or ‘finally binding’? a reminder of the potential risks in drafting adjudication clauses
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2015

One of the key features of the adjudication regime contained in the Construction Act is that the decision of the adjudicator is temporarily binding


Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 came into force April 2015
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2015

As trailed in our previous bulletin, the CDM Regulations 2015 came into force on 6 April, replacing the 2007 version. The new Regulations create the


Insuring clauses under the NEC: understanding where the risk lies
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2015

Joint names insurance is common place in the construction industry. Construction All Risks policies typically provide cover for the employer


Another aspect of Aspect
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2015

A lot of column inches have been dedicated to the decision in Aspect Contracts (Asbestos) Ltd v Higgins Construction plc. These have naturally