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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


Severability Doctrine Sends Two Disputes To Arbitration
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

One of the most confounding doctrines in federal arbitration jurisprudence is the severability doctrine. The U.S. Supreme Court has held, since Prima


Court upholds owner's discretion to select contractor based on overall cost, schedule and experience
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • December 18 2018

The Alberta Court of Appeal recently ruled on the tendering of a contract that will be of interest to owners and contractors alike. The court upheld


More litigation lessons to be learnt from losing - Part 2
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2018

In our previous article we looked at some of the lessons that can be learnt from the case of Imperial Chemical Industries Limited v Merit Merrell


Delinquent State OSH Agencies Adopt E-Recordkeeping; California Employers to Submit 2017 Injury by Year End
  • Conn Maciel Carey LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

As we have reviewed previously on the OSHA Defense Report, federal OSHA’s Rule to “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses” (aka the


The money stays where it is
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2018

The losing party in an adjudication always asks one question - do we really have to pay? In most cases the answer will be yes, but the list of reasons


Federal Court confirms that insurers are not liable for damage caused by self-heating andor spontaneous combustion
  • Lander & Rogers
  • Australia
  • December 18 2018

On 2 March 2016, an employee of Dalby attended a storage facility in Dalby, Queensland (Facility), and observed the smouldering of stockpiles of dry


Scottish Government Review on Fire Safety
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 18 2018

Following Grenfell Tower the UK government initiated a building safety consultation, which included an independent review on fire safety and building


Fifth Circuit Upholds OSHA’s Multi-Employer Citation Policy
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

The Fifth Circuit has now joined the seven other Courts of Appeals that have rejected challenges to the Occupational Safety and Health


Ground risks revisited
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 17 2018

The default position at common law is that the risk for unforeseen ground conditions or ground risk lies with the contractor. That default position