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“Mens rea” in calls under on demand security instruments
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

This blog post analyses two recent judgments, National Infrastructure Development Company v Banco Santander and MUR Joint Ventures BV v Compagnie


NEC: A spirit of mutual trust and comprehension?
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 23 2017

In this Expert Insight, first published in PLC Construction, Iain Suttie discusses Coulson J's interpretation of clause 10.1 (mutual trust and


Top three construction cases: March 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 23 2017

The Court of Appeal has upheld the TCC's decision in Carillion Construction Limited v Woods Bagot Europe Limited and others 2016 EWHC 905 (TCC


No Need to Look Beyond Natural Meaning in Liability Clause Interpretation, Rules High Court
  • Veale Wasbrough Vizards
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2017

One of the key clauses in any commercial contract is the limitation of liability clause. This seeks to protect the parties - often the supplier -


Construction firm fined £400,000 after fall from height
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2017

A major construction company has been fined £400,000 by Westminster Magistrates’ Court after failing to control work at height. The company pleaded


Timeous Payment and Pay Less Notices - A Cautionary Tale
  • Hugh James Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

The recent case of Kersfield Developments (Bridge Road) Limited -v- Bray and Slaughter Limited 2017 EWHC 15 (TCC) provides a reminder to all


Mutual trust and co-operation under the NEC
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

A recent judgment of the TCC has provided further insight as the scope of the obligation to act in “the spirit of mutual trust and co-operation”


Real Estate and Construction Newsletter - March 2017
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

Welcome to the March edition of our Real Estate and Construction Newsletter. This month our property litigation team provide you with a cautionary


Permission to continue proceedings during a statutory moratorium - South Coast Construction Ltd v Iverson Road Ltd 2017 EWHC 61
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

The recent case of South Coast Construction provides a helpful insight into the court’s treatment of applications for permission to continue


What a waste: strategies to avoid mistakes in contracts and expensive rectification
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia, United Kingdom
  • March 16 2017

When you're involved in a procurement, there's often pressure to get a final document "on the table", ready for execution