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Is a force majeure clause enforceable in a business-to-consumer contract because of coronavirus (COVID-19)?Traders seeking to rely on force majeure...
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Is there a general, implied or common law obligation on a bidder in a tender exercise to act in good faith or with candour when submitting a bid?In...
13th Sep
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We have an insurance policy which both covers and excludes a particular risk. Linked to this is the use in the policy of the words ‘and/or’. Do you...
13th Sep
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What is the limitation period (for a defects claim) where the framework agreement is a deed but the call-off contract is a simple contract?A framework...
13th Sep
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Can wasted time be claimed as damages?When dealing with a claim for financial loss, a party may claim damages for wasted staff time if those staff...
13th Sep
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How, in summary, does the loss of a chance approach work?This Q&A should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Loss of chance damages.Loss of...
13th Sep
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Where, arising out of the same factual scenario, A has a cause of action in contract against B and a cause of action in tort against C, does it matter...
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Will permission be granted to use an expert’s report where the expert has passed away before preparing a CPR compliant report?The court’s permission...
9th Sep
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Where the defendant is in person and fails to agree the identity of the single joint expert and fails to agree the letter of instructions to the...
9th Sep
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Once a form N268 is completed in accordance with the deadlines set under CPR 32.19, what is the procedure followed in order to prove the document at...
9th Sep
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Where a contractual debt has been assigned, can a counterclaim be brought against the assignee for the contracting party’s breach?This Q&A uses the...
9th Sep
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Do you include the VAT element in a debt claim when issuing the letter of claim and claim form?This Q&A considers the scenario where A has a claim...
9th Sep

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