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What is the limitation period (for a defects claim) where the framework agreement is a deed but the call-off contract is a simple contract?A framework...
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Framework agreements in construction—standard formsWhat standard form framework agreements are published?There are several published standard form...
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Produced in partnership with Mr Andrew Millross of Anthony Collins Solicitors 5th Jun
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JCT Framework AgreementThe JCT publishes a standard form framework agreement called the JCT Framework Agreement (JCT FA). It was first published in...
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Framework agreements in construction—procurement and tenderingFramework agreements are used in the procurement of construction projects in both the...
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Produced in partnership with Anthony Collins Solicitors 4th Jun
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Framework agreements in construction—call-off proceduresThis Practice Note looks at call-off procedures in framework agreements in the construction...
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Introduction to framework agreements for construction lawyersWhat is a framework agreement?A framework agreement is an umbrella agreement which a...
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