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Construction PI: a reminder of the importance of establishing a duty of care
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • September 3 2018

The TCC held in BDW Trading Limited v Integral Geotechnique (Wales) Limited that a geotechnical engineer did not owe a duty of care to a purchaser of


How long does your collateral warranty last?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 29 2018

The Technology and Construction Court's recent judgment will be of interest to all those in the industry who either provide or receive collateral


New TCC guidance on "no greater liability" clauses
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • August 28 2018

A recent TCC decision has interpreted a “no greater liability” clause in a collateral warranty given by a builder as importing the same limitation


Withholding payment: the legal implications of pushing contractors into insolvency
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2018

A recent TCC decision highlights the dangers of withholding payment against contractors with a view to pushing them into insolvency. The court allowed


Don’t delay: contracting out of the prevention principle
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 17 2018

Delay is a major issue on construction projects. To combat this, most construction contracts will specify a particular date by which the works must be


Can a company in liquidation refer a dispute to adjudication?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 17 2018

The Technology and Construction Court (TCC) has delivered a significant judgment in Michael J Lonsdale (Electrical) Ltd v Bresco Electrical Services


Is insolvency a bar to an Adjudicator’s jurisdiction?
  • Beale & Company
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2018

A recent decision in Michael J Lonsdale (Electrical) Limited v Bresco Electrical Services Limited (In Liquidation) 2018 (TCC) has held that a


Does the Prevention doctrine thwart contractually allocated Concurrent Delay risk? The English Court of Appeal says not
  • Bracewell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 13 2018

Energy sector participants will be familiar with the law of physics that states energy is neither created nor destroyed but can be converted from one


Short but mighty?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 8 2018

The Shorter Trials Scheme ("STS") is one of a raft of measures designed to improve the customer experience of civil justice. In the face of ever


Can you contract out of the prevention principle?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 8 2018

In the Court of Appeal (CA) decision in North Midland Building Ltd v Cyden Homes Ltd 2018, the TCC judgment at first instance has been unanimously