ADR/settlement for construction lawyers

ADR/settlement for construction lawyers guidance:

This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 August 2016 and is not maintained. Multi-tiered dispute resolution clauses can save parties time and...

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Introduction to the use of ADR in the TCC In addition to hearing cases at trial, the Technology and Construction Court (TCC) also has an important role to play in...

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Produced in association with 4 Pump Court Parties to a 'construction contract' have the right to refer any dispute that has crystallised to adjudication at any time....

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Expert determination is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). This Practice Note provides guidance on when an expert’s determination may be challenged. It also...

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This table shows the differences between litigation and the main different forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Type of...

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Litigation General Adjudication is a quick method of settling disputes on a provisional interim basis; it is binding until finally resolved by arbitration, litigation or...

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This Practice Note explains what early neutral evaluation (ENE) is. It provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR....

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Expert determination is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). This Practice Note explains expert determination for technical or contract interpretation...

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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 6 June 2016 and is not maintained. Barristers Catherine Piercy and Andy Creer of Hardwicke consider...

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What kind of disputes arise in construction? The construction industry gives rise to a very wide range of disputes (see also Practice Note: Common claims...

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What is mediation? Mediation is one of the most recognised and common forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). It is a form of assisted ADR in the sense that there...

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Note: This Practice Note is relevant only to Part 36 offers as considered under CPR 36 in force as from 6 April 2015. For guidance on transitional provisions, see...

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Note: This Practice Note is relevant only to Part 36 offers as considered under CPR 36 in force as from 6 April 2015. For guidance on transitional provisions, see...

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This Practice Note examines project mediation, looking at what it is, its benefits and when adoption of it is appropriate. The Practice Note also looks at the CEDR Model...

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This Practice Note considers the key issues when drafting a settlement agreement, including correct identification of the parties (including third parties as...

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This Practice Note identifies the different forms which an offer to settle a dispute may take, from open offer letters and Calderbank (without prejudice save as to costs)...

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The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has implications for...

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Type of dispute Mediation can be an excellent way of providing a forum for a negotiated, compromise solution in the event of a construction dispute where: • the answer to...

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