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...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

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

Practice Note

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...

Practice Note

Many contracts contain dispute resolution clauses which provide an alternative to a straightforward agreement to resolve any disputes that arise by litigation or...

Practice Note