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What is a target cost contract?A target cost contract is a type of cost reimbursable contract under which the contractor is paid the ‘actual cost’...
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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 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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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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This Practice Note examines some of the key areas where the NEC3 and NEC4 standard form construction contracts take a different approach to the JCT...
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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 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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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 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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Scott Schedules are often very useful in construction disputes. They help to identify the key issues between the parties, and to set out for the judge...
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Produced in partnership with James Bowling of 4 Pump Court 9th Nov
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Produced in association with 4 Pump CourtParties to a 'construction contract' have the right to refer any dispute that has crystallised to...
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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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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Austria; China; Germany; India; Japan; Singapore; Spain; United Kingdom;...
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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 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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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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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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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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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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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in France published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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This Practice Note contains an introduction to cross-jurisdictional Construction law and practice published by Getting the D...
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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 Kingdom published as part of the Lexology Getting the...
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28th Sep
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in Taiwan published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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This Practice Note contains a jurisdiction-specific Q&A guide to construction rights in New Zealand published as part of the Lexology Getting the Deal...
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