JCT contracts 1998

View Construction by content type:

Latest Construction News

Featured Construction content

Practice notes
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...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Victoria Tyson of Corbett & Co 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note identifies some of the key differences between adjudication and litigation, arbitration, mediation and expert...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with 4 Pump Court 12th Jan
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Brexit impact—public procurement: The UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note looks at Employer’s Requirements (also referred to as ERs) within a building contract. It explains what Employer’s Requirements are...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
A collateral warranty is a contract which is collateral to, or sits alongside, the underlying or primary contract (ie the construction contract or...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note considers ‘pay when paid’ clauses and ‘pay when certified’ clauses in construction contracts, and the relevant provisions of the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Womble Bond Dickinson 12th Jan
Practice notes
The JCT Pre-Construction Services Agreement was launched in 2008. A revised edition was published in 2011 to incorporate the amendments to the Housing...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note examines the extent to which contractors, sub-contractors and consultants have a duty to warn their employer of inadequacies that...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
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...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with James Bowling of 4 Pump Court 12th Jan
Practice notes
If a party is said to have ‘design liability’, it means that it bears legal responsibility for all or part of the design of a construction/engineering...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note identifies the key parties involved in most construction projects (including the employer, the contractor, the professional team of...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent JCT contracts 1998 content

Practice notes
This document contains quick links to PDF copies of the JCT 1998 standard form contracts.See also:•JCT contracts 2016—reference copies•JCT contracts...
Read More >
8th Apr
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains who the JCT are and provides an overview of the most commonly used standard form building contracts that they...
Read More >
8th Apr
Q&As
The JCT contracts use the phrase ‘direct loss and/or expense’ in various clauses—see for example clause 4.19 of the Design and Build Contract 2016,...
Read More >
15th Feb
Q&As
Reference copies of the following contracts are available on LexisNexis as PDFs:•JCT contracts—the following suites, along with associated guides and...
Read More >
15th Feb

Popular documents