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How the courts are interpreting long-term maintenance contracts
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 18 2018

The Private Finance Initiative (PFI) may be past its peak, but various cases have come to court in the past few years involving long-term maintenance

The End of Variation by Conduct in PFI Contracts - changes in making changes
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2018

The May 2018 Supreme Court case of Rock Advertising Limited (Respondent) v MWB Business Exchange Centres Limited (Appellant) 2018 UKSC 24 has

Why PFI Holds No Lessons for Utility Regulation
  • NERA Economic Consulting
  • USA, United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 29 2018

A report issued recently by the UK's National Audit Office (NAO) identified a number of problems with the Private Finance Initiative (PFI). Coming at

Public Contracts Judgments - Lifting of Suspensions
  • McCann FitzGerald
  • European Union, Ireland
  • March 20 2018

Two recent judgments from the High Court and the Court of Appeal have significant implications for how contracting authorities and bidders will think

Setting Aside Certificates for "Manifest Error"
  • White & Case LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 13 2018

In a judgment delivered last month, the English Court of Appeal considered the circumstances under which completion certificates under a PFI contract

Carillion and schools
  • Wrigleys Solicitors LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 12 2018

There has been a lot in the news about the appointment of a liquidator for Carillion and what this could mean for existing contracts with schools

How to reduce the cost of clinical negligence
  • Hugh James Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 2 2018

The cost of NHS clinical negligence claims has hit the headlines again with the usual furore about money being diverted from frontline NHS care to

Ways of Escape - undoing PFI
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 31 2018

The collapse of Carillion in January drew renewed criticism of the Government’s use of PFI. Last year John McDonnell, the UK’s Shadow Chancellor and

PFI in perspective
  • Globe Law and Business
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2018

The collapse of Carillion, plus the publication of the National Audit Office's (NAO) timely and perceptive report on private finance initiatives (PFI)

Managing the PFI legacy
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 19 2018

A year on from the government's tentative announcement regarding a reinvigoration of the PFI project pipeline, Labour promised to undertake a review