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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 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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What is sectional completion?Where the construction contract splits the works into sections or parts, usually to be started at different times, there...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 12th Jan
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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 12th Jan
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This Practice Note examines the concept of ‘time at large’ in relation to the completion of works under a construction contract, including what time...
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9th Nov
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Practical completion marks the end of the construction period of a project, when the works are 'finished' and the employer can occupy and/or use them....
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9th Nov
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The Public Private Partnership (PPP) models are a popular way for governments to involve private investment, expertise and risk in procuring...
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Produced in partnership with Victoria McGie 12th Jan
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This Practice Note examines why parties involved in a construction project may enter into an escrow agreement (or escrow deed) to set up an escrow...
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9th Nov

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Guide to insolvency in PFI/PF2 projectsThis Practice Note is a guide to insolvency in PFI/PF2 projects. The aim of this Practice Note is to provide...
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Produced in partnership with Mathias Cheung of Atkin Chambers 15th May
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Direct agreements in PFI/PF2This Practice Note considers the purpose of a direct agreement specifically in the context of a PFI or PF2 project. It...
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15th May
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Building Schools for the Future/Priority School Building ProgrammeThis Practice Note considers the Building Schools for the Future government scheme...
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Produced in partnership with Lucinda Baker of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 15th May
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Parallel loan agreements in PFI/PF2 projectsThis Practice Note looks at parallel loan agreements in PFI and PF2 projects. It considers the background...
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15th May
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Compensation events and relief events in PFI/PF2This Practice Note examines the Compensation Event and Relief Event regimes under the Project...
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15th May
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Equivalent project relief in PFI/PF2This Practice Note examines equivalent project relief (EPR) in PFI and PF2 projects. It considers the purpose of...
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15th May
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Termination of PFI/PF2 contractsThis Practice Note explains how a PFI or PF2 project can be terminated. It also looks at the consequences of...
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15th May
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PFI/PPP terms (Glossary)AbandonDescribes a situation where the contractor stops carrying out the works for a prolonged and consecutive period of days...
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15th May
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Key parties in a PFI/PF2 projectThis Practice Note looks at the key parties typically involved in a PFI or PF2 project. It considers the roles of...
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15th May
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Key documents in a PFI/PF2 projectThis Practice Note sets out an introduction to some of the most common agreements and documents within a PFI/PF2...
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15th May
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Introduction to PFI and PF2This Practice Note provides a broad introduction to the Private Finance Initiative (PFI). It looks at what PFI is, the...
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15th May
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Change protocols in PFI/PF2IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into...
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15th May
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PFI—standardisation of contractsThis Practice Note looks at the standardisation of contracts in relation to PFI and PF2, and considers the practical...
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Produced in partnership with Foot Anstey LLP, revised in partnership with CMS 15th May
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PFI/PF2—the Construction Sub-contractThis Practice Note examines the Construction Sub-contract between Project Co and the Construction Sub-contractor...
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15th May
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If a party with an interest in a construction project has directly employed either the building contractor, a professional consultant or a...
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27th Jan

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