Adjudication practice and procedure

View Construction by content type:

Latest Construction News

Featured Construction content

Practice notes
This Practice Note examines the extent to which contractors, sub-contractors and consultants have a duty to warn their employer of inadequacies that...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Produced in association with 4 Pump CourtPrinciples of natural justiceIf an adjudicator breaches the rules of natural justice during the adjudication...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers ‘pay when paid’ clauses and ‘pay when certified’ clauses in construction contracts, and the relevant provisions of the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Womble Bond Dickinson 12th Jan
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Victoria Tyson of Corbett & Co 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains what liquidated and ascertained damages (LADs/LDs) are and their purpose in a building contract. It considers the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
A collateral warranty is a contract which is collateral to, or sits alongside, the underlying or primary contract (ie the construction contract or...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
It is standard practice in construction projects for the contractor, key sub-contractors and consultants (referred to in this Practice Note as...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note examines the purpose and content of the schedule of services that will usually be appended to a consultant’s appointment entered...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurement: The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Claims by contractors for loss and expense arising from a disturbance to progress of the works are one of the most debated and contentious areas of...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note examines agreements entered into under sections 38 and 278 of the Highways Act 1980, considering the obligations they impose and,...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers the meaning and nature of the prevention principle and its relevance to delay claims in construction projects. It also...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Tim James Seal 12th Jan
Practice notes
The Public Private Partnership (PPP) models are a popular way for governments to involve private investment, expertise and risk in procuring...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Victoria McGie 12th Jan

Most recent Adjudication practice and procedure content

Q&As
The answer depends entirely on the provisions of the contract. The starting point is that if the contract is a construction contract within the terms...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Abdul-Lateef Jinadu of Keating Chambers 15th Feb
Precedents
IN THE MATTER OF THE housing grants, construction and regeneration act 1996And IN THE MATTER OF AN ADJUDICATIONBEFORE [Name of...
Read More >
14th Feb
Precedents
[Address/headed paper of responding party][Date][Address of adjudicator]Dear [insert name of adjudicator]In the matter of an adjudication between...
Read More >
14th Feb
Q&As
The Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (HGCRA 1996) only applies to a ‘construction contract’, namely a contract that satisfies...
Read More >
27th Jan
Q&As
Every dispute referred to an adjudicator is defined by reference to the notice of adjudication—a referring party is not entitled to increase the scope...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with 4 Pump Court 8th Jan
Q&As
Retention is the name given to the amount of money the employer retains from interim payments as security for the future performance of the...
Read More >
6th Dec
Precedents
Adjudication 1 Any dispute or difference arising under or in connection with this [agreement OR Contract] may be referred to...
Read More >
26th Sep

Popular documents