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Adjudicator must be given wide enough jurisdiction (Jonjohnstone Construction v Eagle Building)

Adjudicator must be given wide enough jurisdiction (Jonjohnstone Construction v Eagle Building)
Published on: 12 September 2017
Published by: LexisPSL
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Construction analysis: The court held that a claimant was entitled to enforcement of an adjudication decision because it comprised a different dispute to that covered in an earlier adjudication between the parties. The need for the second adjudication arose because the claimant had failed to draft its relief widely enough in the first adjudication to encompass a related, alternative argument. Luke Wygas of 4 Pump Court Chambers considers the judgment and its implications. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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