Dispute boards

Dispute boards guidance:

Deciding on the use of a dispute board as part of the dispute resolution procedure in a construction contract is only the first step. Once the concept of the dispute...

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Dispute boards were initially seen on US infrastructure projects, and were then adopted for use in FIDIC forms of contract and on projects funded by the World Bank and...

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The use of dispute boards can hold considerable benefits in certain circumstances or with certain contract types, but they are not a panacea for all forms of dispute. In...

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A dispute board is a panel appointed to assist in the resolution of disputes which arise under a construction contract. It is intended to allow the swift and...

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This Practice Note considers the use of dispute adjudication boards (DABs) in the 1999 editions of the FIDIC Red, Yellow and Silver Books, the Gold Book 2008 and the Pink...

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This Practice Note considers the use of Dispute Avoidance/Adjudication Boards (DAABs) in the FIDIC Red, yellow and Silver Books 2017. These contracts all provide for...

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This Practice Note looks at the ICE Dispute Board Procedure, which the parties to a construction contract can agree to adopt as a dispute resolution procedure (whether or...

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This Practice Note looks at the Dispute Board Rules (the ‘2015 Rules’) published by the International Chamber of Commerce (the ‘ICC’) which came into force on 1 October...

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