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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 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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What is a letter of intent?Letters of intent are used in construction and engineering projects to allow the employer to mobilise a contractor before...
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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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It is standard practice in construction projects for the contractor, key sub-contractors and consultants (referred to in this Practice Note as...
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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 looks at the SBCC (Scottish Building Contract Committee) standard forms of contract and the key differences between them and the...
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Produced in partnership with MacRoberts LLP 12th Jan
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This Practice Note considers ‘pay when paid’ clauses and ‘pay when certified’ clauses in construction contracts, and the relevant provisions of the...
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Produced in partnership with Womble Bond Dickinson 12th Jan
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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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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 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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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 November 2014 and is not maintained.The architect’s role involves more than just...
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 December 2014 and is not maintained.A variety of defences are available against...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 January...
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 November...
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 December...
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 5 August 2016 and is not maintained.Jo Bindley of Pinsent Masons explains what is...
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 5 May 2016 and is not maintained.Guest editor Andrew Croft of Beale & Company...
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 June 2018...
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 November...
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 September 2015 and is not maintained.Michael Sergeant of Holman Fenwick Willan...
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8th Apr
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 March 2014 and is not maintained.Tom Pemberton and Ibaad Hakim of Beale and...
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 September...
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8th Apr
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 6 June 2016 and is not maintained.Barristers Catherine Piercy and Andy Creer of...
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 May 2014 and is not maintained.Contractor insolvencies are expected to continue...
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8th Apr
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 February 2015 and is not maintained.Vijay Bange of Trowers & Hamlins examines a...
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8th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.Rachel Chaplin of DLA Piper looks at the potential impact of Brexit related...
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8th Apr
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 April 2015 and is not maintained.Funders seem to run the development game but...
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8th Apr
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This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 August 2016 and is not maintained.Multi-tiered dispute resolution clauses can...
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This article appears as originally published in Construction Law on 1 July 2017...
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