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The Donaghy report and directors’ duties
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 11 2010

Following the Donaghy inquiry into construction deaths, it has been reported that the HSE Board will decide in the spring of 2010 whether to recommend to ministers the introduction of statutory health and safety duties for directors


Subject to contract - is that what you meant?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

When the Construction Act amendments come into force and “construction contracts” no longer have to be in writing, more arguments about whether or not there was a contract can be expected


The case of the agent with hire authority
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2011

We all know about agents


Looking for the contract terms you can’t see
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2016

The first problem with an implied contract term is, of course, that you can't see it in the contract. One type is implied by statute or by the common


Hello, Consumer Rights Act, goodbye CDM co-ordinators and.... here comes the Small Business Commissioner
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 23 2015

On 1 October the majority of the Consumer Rights Act comes into force, as scheduled, and on 5 October, on unfinished construction projects where a


On the continuing importance of finalising a contract.
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2016

Certainty is a great thing but construction projects are often carried out without an executed contract in place. If there is a dispute that ends up



Dr. Marco Wilhelm
  • Mayer Brown LLP

Dao Nguyen
  • Mayer Brown LLP