Pre-action conduct

Pre-action conduct 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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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [Name of defendant or defendant’s solicitor, if known] [Address] [Date] Dear [insert contact name] [Insert names of...

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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [Name of defendant or defendant’s solicitor, if known] [Address] [Date] Dear [insert contact name] [Insert names of...

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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [Name of defendant or defendant’s solicitor, if known] [Address] [Date] Dear [insert contact name] [Insert names of...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on when the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the Protocol) applies, as well as the types of...

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This Practice Note provides a history of the background to the second edition of the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the Protocol), which...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note provides a history of the background to the second edition of the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the...

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This Practice Note provides a comparison between the first and second editions of the Protocol. The second edition is in force from 9 November 2016 Full copies of the...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides a comparison between the first and second editions of the Protocol. The second edition came into force on 9 November 2016....

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This Practice Note considers the basis of the requirement to comply with the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the Protocol) and the ability...

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This Practice Note considers the requirements in the second edition of the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the Protocol) which must be...

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The second edition of the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes (the Protocol) provides for a procedure whereby the parties can appoint a...

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[ON YOUR LETTERHEAD] [Name and address of claimant’s solicitor] Dear [Insert contact name] [Insert subject of letter] [We act for [client]. We have been provided with a...

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The purpose of this Practice Note is to set out the steps which should be taken in the pre-action phase in order to maximise prospects of success. While the steps...

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[ON THE HEADED NOTEPAPER OF CLAIMANT’S SOLICITORS] [Name of defendant’s solicitor] [Address] [insert date] Dear [insert contact name] [PROSPECTIVE CLAIMANT’S NAME] AND...

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[ON YOUR LETTERHEAD] [Name and address of claimant’s solicitor] Dear [insert contact name] [Insert subject of letter] We write further to your client’s letter of claim...

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[IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE [BUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [insert location]]] [Specify division] [Specify specialist court] [Insert...

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