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This Practice Note considers the meaning and nature of the prevention principle and its relevance to delay claims in construction projects. It also...
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Produced in partnership with Tim James Seal 9th Nov
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In December 2017, FIDIC launched the second editions of the Red, Yellow and Silver Book. This Practice Note is an introduction to the FIDIC Silver...
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Produced in partnership with Victoria Tyson of Corbett & Co 9th Nov
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This Practice Note identifies some of the key differences between adjudication and litigation, arbitration, mediation and expert...
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Produced in partnership with 4 Pump Court 9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines agreements entered into under sections 38 and 278 of the Highways Act 1980, considering the obligations they impose and,...
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9th Nov
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It is common in construction projects for defects to manifest or appear in the works. Most construction contracts require the contractor to return to...
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9th Nov
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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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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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A collateral warranty is a contract which is collateral to, or sits alongside, the underlying or primary contract (ie the construction contract or...
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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 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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Produced in association with 4 Pump CourtPrinciples of natural justiceIf an adjudicator breaches the rules of natural justice during the adjudication...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note examines the extent to which contractors, sub-contractors and consultants have a duty to warn their employer of inadequacies that...
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9th Nov
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If a party is said to have ‘design liability’, it means that it bears legal responsibility for all or part of the design of a construction/engineering...
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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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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU has implications for practitioners considering which courts have jurisdiction. For guidance, see Practice Note:...
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25th Nov
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The Equator Principles (EPs) are a risk management framework for determining, assessing and managing environmental and social risk in project...
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25th Nov
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The Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010) was passed to ensure the UK’s compliance with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD)...
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Produced in partnership with Joanne Kane of Carmelite Chambers 18th Nov
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Brexit: The UK's departure from the EU on exit day, ie Friday 31 January 2020, has implications for practitioners considering applicable law. For...
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12th Nov
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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Austria; China; Germany; India; Japan; Singapore; Spain; United Kingdom;...
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21st Oct
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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Angola; Australia; China; Cyprus; Dominican Republic; Germany; Italy;...
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16th Oct
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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Argentina; Colombia; Ghana; Greece; Japan; Nigeria; Portugal;...
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9th Oct
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This guide sets out the requirements for executing simple contracts in various international jurisdictions. The table provides a quick-reference...
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Produced in partnership with Diego Krischcautzky of Marval, O'Farrell & Mairal. 7th Oct
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in China published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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30th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Canada published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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30th Sep
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The Getting the Deal Through Comparator tool is accessible via the 'Key resources' tab on the Construction homepage. You can see all of the...
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29th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Israel published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Brazil published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in USA published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal Through...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in United Arab Emirates published as part of the Lexology Getting...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Austria published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Japan published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Denmark published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Qatar published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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