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Three into one: multiple payment applications deemed a single dispute

United Kingdom - December 21 2021 Under the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (“Construction Act”), a party may refer “a dispute” that arises under a construction…

James Davies

Mansion Place Ltd v Fox Industrial Services Ltd - Parties are bound by “hands free” verbal agreement to forego liquidated damages

United Kingdom - December 21 2021 In a recent judgment on 12 November 2021, Mr Justice Eyre held that under a JCT Design and Build Contract, 2016 Edition (“DB 2016”) an oral agreement…

Lauren Howe

Full rate of LADs applicable even when employer takes possession of part

United Kingdom - December 21 2021 In Eco World - Ballymore Embassy Gardens Company Limited v Dobler UK Ltd [2021] EWHC 2207 (TCC) the court was asked to make declarations as to the…

Harriet Hawkins

Construction (Retentions Abolition) Bill 2021-22

United Kingdom - December 21 2021 It is widely considered that withholding money owed to a contractor, until all work is completed to a client’s satisfaction, is outdated and open to…

Stephen Collier

Requirement to adjudicate first under the NEC contracts

United Kingdom - December 21 2021 A recent decision of the Scottish Courts in Greater Glasgow Health Board v Multiplex Construction Europe Ltd & Ors [2021] CSOH 115 provides a useful…

Harriet Hawkins