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Gadens | Australia | 13 May 2022

A storm in a contract

Weather patterns in 2021 and 2022 have been - at best - challenging for construction, and this has put many projects under pressure. Extensions of…
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Koeller Nebeker Carlson & Haluck LLP | USA | 6 May 2022

Best Practices for Hiring in the Construction Industry

On top of rising costs for materials, supply chain problems, and increasingly slimmer margins, the U.S. construction industry today is facing a labor…
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Haynes and Boone LLP | USA | 8 Mar 2022

Incentivising Subcontractor Performance

In any large construction project there is likely to be a chain of subcontractors beneath the head contractor, and even the smallest link in that…
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WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab | Denmark | 23 Feb 2022

Maritime transport: contracting party to framework agreement responsible for damage even when acting as agent

In a recent judgment concerning a consignment of cream cheese spread, the Maritime and Commercial Court found that a party who has undertaken to carry out a temperature setting check of a turned-off, empty container and fails to pass on the necessary instructions to its subcontractor to carry out the check may be considered to have acted with gross negligence.
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Commonsense Construction Law LLC | USA | 21 Jan 2022

Subcontractor’s Right to Direct Payment from Public Authority

Subcontractors on public projects in Massachusetts have the right to seek payment directly from the awarding authority when the prime contractor has…
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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP | United Kingdom | 13 Jan 2022

Scottish appeal court says NEC is not a charter for contract breaking

In the March 2021 edition of the NEC Users’ Group Newsletter Issue No. 111 I covered the September 2020 decision by the Scottish Court of Session in…
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Taylor Wessing | United Kingdom | 20 Dec 2021

Is now the time for the abolition of cash retentions in the construction industry?

Before we explain the proposed effect of the Bill, it is helpful to recognise the context in which cash retentions are currently used in the…
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Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP | USA | 7 Dec 2021

Federal Government Now Enjoined from Enforcing the Vaccine Mandate Against Federal Contractors and Subcontractors Nationwide

It is another week, and there is another ruling on vaccine mandates. This week, the Southern District of Georgia has taken the baton from the Eastern…
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Bird & Bird LLP | United Kingdom | 1 Nov 2021

Technology Projects: Managing the Risks of Innovation and Change Part 2: During the Life of the Project

Customers in long-term technology projects can find that while they have been working towards their chosen solution a more advanced, cheaper, or…
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Corrs Chambers Westgarth | Australia | 21 Oct 2021

Termination for convenience: when and is it free?

Termination for convenience clauses have drawn recent media attention given the Commonwealth’s recent decision to terminate the Future Submarine…
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