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The JCT Pre-Construction Services Agreement was launched in 2008. A revised edition was published in 2011 to incorporate the amendments to the Housing...
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9th Nov
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Produced in association with 4 Pump CourtPrinciples of natural justiceIf an adjudicator breaches the rules of natural justice during the adjudication...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note considers ‘pay when paid’ clauses and ‘pay when certified’ clauses in construction contracts, and the relevant provisions of the...
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Produced in partnership with Womble Bond Dickinson 12th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at the FIDIC Conditions of Contract for Plant and Design Build 1999, commonly known as the FIDIC Yellow Book 1999.FIDIC...
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Produced in partnership with Victoria Tyson of Corbett & Co 12th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at the SBCC (Scottish Building Contract Committee) standard forms of contract and the key differences between them and the...
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Produced in partnership with MacRoberts LLP 12th Jan
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What is sectional completion?Where the construction contract splits the works into sections or parts, usually to be started at different times, there...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines some of the key areas where the NEC3 and NEC4 standard form construction contracts take a different approach to the JCT...
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9th Nov
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It is standard practice in construction projects for the contractor, key sub-contractors and consultants (referred to in this Practice Note as...
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9th Nov
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A variation (sometimes referred to as a change) is an alteration to the scope of work originally specified in the contract, whether by way of an...
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9th Nov
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What is a letter of intent?Letters of intent are used in construction and engineering projects to allow the employer to mobilise a contractor before...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines the purpose and content of the schedule of services that will usually be appended to a consultant’s appointment entered...
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9th Nov
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It is common in construction projects for defects to manifest or appear in the works. Most construction contracts require the contractor to return to...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines agreements entered into under sections 38 and 278 of the Highways Act 1980, considering the obligations they impose and,...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note identifies some of the key differences between adjudication and litigation, arbitration, mediation and expert...
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Produced in partnership with 4 Pump Court 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers the meaning and nature of the prevention principle and its relevance to delay claims in construction projects. It also...
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Produced in partnership with Tim James Seal 12th Jan
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This Practice Note examines the concept of ‘time at large’ in relation to the completion of works under a construction contract, including what time...
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9th Nov

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This Practice Note summarises the law, guidance and practice relating to the execution of simple contracts and deeds. It considers the key differences...
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13th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by procedural changes in response to the coronavirus...
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13th Apr
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IntroductionThis Practice Note looks at when deeds are required in property transactions, how deeds are validly executed by individuals in accordance...
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9th Apr
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Incorporated v unincorporated charitiesThere are currently a number of incorporated or unincorporated structures that are adopted by...
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8th Apr
Q&As
A partner’s authority to act on behalf of a partnership is based on agency. Each partner is an agent of the partnership and the other partners for the...
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15th Feb
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Documents executed as deeds must be expressed as being executed by the company. A document will be deemed to be executed as a deed if it is duly...
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15th Feb
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The requirements of a deed are set out under section 1 of the Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1989 (LP(MP)A 1989). To be a deed, an...
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15th Feb
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Counterpart agreementsBoth deeds and contracts can be executed in counterparts. A counterpart essentially means a duplicate document. Every party to...
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Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings 8th Jan
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The Companies Act 2006 defines an ‘overseas company’ as any company incorporated outside the UK. An overseas company has to be registered at Companies...
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24th Dec
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In Re Armstrong Brands Ltd (in administration), a floating charge was signed by a director of a company but left undated. It was not in fact dated...
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6th Dec
Precedents
Option 1—deed executed by an overseas company under its common seal, where one authorised signatory must sign the document that the...
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26th Sep
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Option 1—contract signed on behalf of an overseas company, where the authorised signatory is an individual Signed by [insert name...
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26th Sep
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Option 1—deed executed by each partner in the presence of a witness Executed as a deed by [insert name of partner] for and on...
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26th Sep
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Option 1—deed executed by a limited liability partnership under its common seal, where the limited liability partnership agreement...
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26th Sep
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Option 1—contract signed on behalf of a limited liability partnership Signed by [insert name of member or other authorised...
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26th Sep
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Option 1—deed executed by an individual general partner in the presence of a witness Executed as a deed by [insert name of...
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26th Sep
Precedents
Option 1—deed executed by an individual in the presence of a witness Executed as a deed by [insert name of individual] in the...
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26th Sep
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Option 1—contract signed on behalf of a company, where the authorised signatory is an individual Signed by [insert name of...
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26th Sep
Precedents
Option 1—contract signed by an individual general partner ...
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26th Sep
Precedents
Option 1—deed executed by a company under its common seal (model articles, where the authorised signatory is an...
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26th Sep

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