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Contract variations: a short guide
  • Travers Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 2 2019

Contracts are often amended to take account of changed circumstances. But care is needed to avoid the pitfalls. Think about the rest of the contract


Philadelphia Enacts a Fair Workweek Law
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2018

On December 6, 2018, the Philadelphia Council voted 14-3 to pass a Fair Workweek bill, which Mayor Kenney is expected to sign


Arbitration awards in Qatar
  • White & Case LLP
  • Qatar, Global
  • December 11 2018

A structured guide to arbitral awards in Qatar


High Court finds Liquidated Damages clause for delay in Construction Contract was not Unlawful Penalty
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 7 2018

The High Court has found that clauses in engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contracts relating to solar power plants, which provided for


The Rule on Penalties in Makdessi Applied to EPC Contracts
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 5 2018

The decision in (1) GPP Big Field LLP and (2) GPP Langstone LLP v Solar EPC Solutions SL (formerly known as Prosolia Siglio XXI) 2018 EWHC 2866


After Makdessi and GPP, the question is, are your LDs commercially viable?
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2018

Liquidated damages (LD) clauses are a fixture of construction contracts. As we all know, they are a secondary obligations to pay an agreed sum of


Employment & Labor in New York
  • DLA Piper
  • USA
  • December 3 2018

A structured guide to employment and labor law in New York


The Uncertain Future Of Illinois' Biometric Privacy Law
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2018

Reports of data hacks and the theft of sensitive information of millions of individuals have become commonplace as smartphones, the internet and


California Bankruptcy Court Holds That Default Interest Rate Is Unenforceable Penalty Under State Law
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2018

In re Altadena Lincoln Crossing LLC, 2018 Westlaw 3244502 (Bankr. C.D. Cal.), a California bankruptcy court held that a default interest rate


Liquidated Damages
  • Hesketh Henry
  • New Zealand
  • November 14 2018

A liquidated damages provision fixes the sum payable as damages for a party’s breach and acts as a liability cap. In a construction context, when a