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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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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 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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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 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 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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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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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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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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Brexit impact—public procurement: The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
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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 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 12th Jan
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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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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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This Practice Note is an introduction to the forms of contract in the NEC suites of contracts—NEC3 and NEC4—and looks at the factors that should be...
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7th May
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A warranty'>collateral warranty is a contract which is collateral to, or sits alongside, the underlying or primary contract (ie the construction...
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4th May
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Agreement in relation to [insert brief details of the works/project] at [insert address of works] (Incorporating (inter alia) the NEC4 Engineering and...
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29th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct intermediate building contract with contractor’s design 2016The Contract comprises the completed the Intermediate...
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28th Apr
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The Contract comprises the completed Standard Building Contract With Approximate Quantities 2016 published by the JCT subject to the following...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct Construction Management trade contract 2016The Trade Contract comprises the completed Construction Management Trade...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct intermediate building contract 2016The Contract comprises the completed the Intermediate Building Contract 2016...
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28th Apr
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The Contract comprises the completed Design and Build Contract 2016 Edition published by the JCT subject to the following amendments:RECITALSThird...
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28th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Precedent has been archived and is not maintained.The Contract comprises the completed the Intermediate Building Contract 2011...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct minor works building contract 2016 The Contract comprises the Minor Works Building Contract 2016 Edition published...
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28th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Precedent has been archived and is not maintained.The Contract comprises the completed Standard Building Contract With Quantities 2011...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct minor works building contract 2011 (as Modified by Amendment 1: cdm regulations 2015)ARCHIVED: This Precedent has...
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28th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Precedent has been archived and is not maintained.The Contract comprises the completed Design and Build Contract 2011 Edition published...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct Construction Management Appointment 2016The Contract comprises the completed Construction Management Appointment...
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28th Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Precedent has been archived and is not maintained.The Contract comprises the completed Standard Building Contract With Approximate...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct MEASURED TERM contract 2016The Contract comprises the completed Measured Term Contract 2016 (MTC 2016) published by...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct minor works building contract with contractor’s design 2011 (as modified by amendment 1: cdm regulations...
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28th Apr
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The Contract comprises the completed Standard Building Contract With Quantities 2016 published by the JCT subject to the following...
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28th Apr
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The Contract comprises the completed Standard Building Contract Without Quantities 2016 published by the JCT subject to the following...
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28th Apr
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Schedule of amendments to the jct minor works building contract with contractor’s design 2016 The Contract comprises the Minor Works Building Contract...
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28th Apr

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