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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...
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9th Nov
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Brexit impact—public procurement: The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at Employer’s Requirements (also referred to as ERs) within a building contract. It explains what Employer’s Requirements are...
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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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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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While tort claims are not as common in construction projects as breach of contract claims, they do still arise and it is not uncommon for a claimant...
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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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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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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 explains what liquidated and ascertained damages (LADs/LDs) are and their purpose in a building contract. It considers the...
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9th Nov
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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 9th Nov
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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 9th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an overview of what interim payments are, how the right to be paid (usually by monthly or stage/milestone payments) arises...
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9th Nov
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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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This Practice Note considers the status of the programme in a construction contract, what difference it makes if the programme is a contract document...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note identifies the key parties involved in most construction projects (including the employer, the contractor, the professional team of...
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9th Nov

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This Practice Note considers some of the actual and potential legal and practical consequences of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU (Brexit) for...
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1st Dec
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Clare Ambrose, Twenty EssexThis is a ‘once in a generation’ challenge. We will see over the next months how the court system and the arbitration...
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25th Nov
Precedents
Example Redfern scheduleSet out below is an example of a Redfern schedule of the type commonly used for the exchange of requests for documentation...
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Produced in partnership with Simmons & Simmons LLP 25th Nov
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This Practice Note provides an introduction for construction practitioners to the disclosure process in the context of an arbitration, comparing it...
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Produced in partnership with Mayer Brown International LLP 4th Nov
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 May 2018...
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26th Sep
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Development of the rulesCIMAR is the acronym for the Construction Industry Model Arbitration Rules, published by the Society of Construction...
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25th Sep
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What is the 100 day arbitration procedure?The Society of Construction Arbitrators published its 100 Day Arbitration Procedure in 2004. The procedure...
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25th Sep
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Arbitration can be conducted under either self-administered ad hoc or institutional procedures and rules. In practice, the use of ad hoc or...
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25th Sep
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This Practice Notice looks at how multiple causes of action can be consolidated and dealt with by means of a single arbitration, focusing on...
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25th Sep
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It is often said that arbitration is a more effective and efficient method for resolving a dispute than litigation but is this actually the case? This...
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25th Sep
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While the use of arbitration in domestic construction disputes in the UK has waned due to the continuing popularity of adjudication, it remains a...
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25th Sep
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What is arbitration?Arbitration is a alternative form of dispute resolution to litigation, under which a dispute is submitted to an arbitrator (or...
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25th Sep

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