Construction case tracker—2015 [Archived]
Construction case tracker—2015 [Archived]

The following Construction guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Construction case tracker—2015 [Archived]
  • December 2015
  • November 2015
  • October 2015
  • September 2015
  • August 2015
  • July 2015
  • June 2015

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.

The Construction case tracker is a list of key judgments from 2015 (1 June 2015 onwards) considered relevant to construction lawyers, with cases listed in reverse chronological order. See also:

  1. Construction case tracker

  2. Construction case tracker—2018 [Archived]

  3. Construction case tracker—2017 [Archived]

  4. Construction case tracker—2016 [Archived]

Public procurement cases are listed in the: UK public procurement case tracker and the EU public procurement case tracker.

December 2015

Case Judgment date Summary
Fulton Shipping Inc of Panama v Globalia Business Travel SAU (formerly Travelplan SAU) of Spain [2015] EWCA Civ 1299 21 December 2015 Repudiation/damages: The Court of Appeal, allowed an appeal regarding the measure of damages to be assessed following the ship charterers' repudiatory breach of contract. The court held that if a claimant adopted by way of mitigation, a measure which arose out of the consequences of the breach and was in the ordinary course of business and such measure benefited the claimant, that benefit was normally to be brought into account in assessing the claimant's loss unless the measure was wholly independent of the relationship