Welcome to the highlights from the Lexis®PSL Construction team for the week ending 2 March 2017. Top news this week: (1) The second edition of the Society of Construction Law’s Delay and Disruption Protocol was published; (2) The Technology and Construction Court (TCC) considered the interplay between different dispute resolution clauses in a NEC3 supply contract (Costain v Tarmac); (3) The TCC issued a request for parties to file skeleton arguments earlier in respect of certain applications; (4) Contractor groups voiced concerns about the new FIDIC contracts; and (5) The Commercial Court looked at reliance on recitals and the basis for implication of terms (Toomey v Chevrolet).
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