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June 2016

Brexit: should procurement professionals tear up the rule book?

Brexit: should procurement professionals tear up the rule book?

Clearly the one thing on most peoples' minds at the moment is Brexit and what it means for their lives both personally and professionally. As procurem ...

Serve you right?

Serve you right?

Errors in service may invalidate a notice.  It is, therefore, vital to ensure that you serve a notice effectively. The service of a notice is often a ...

Brexit: the implications for the health sector

Brexit: the implications for the health sector

The UK has voted to leave the European Union. This briefing summarises the likely implications for the health sector in the UK.

Brexit: the implications for the insurance industry

Brexit: the implications for the insurance industry

The UK has voted to leave the European Union. This briefing summarises the likely implications for the insurance market in the UK.  

Stellite Construction Limited v Vascroft Contractors Limited [2016] EWHC 792 (TCC)

Stellite Construction Limited v Vascroft Contractors Limited [2016] EWHC 792 (TCC)

The Honourable Mrs Justice Carr upheld a number of elements of an Adjudicator's decision but severed others finding that the Adjudicator exceeded his ...

Deluxe Art & Theme Limited v. Beck Interiors Limited [2016] EWHC 238 (TCC)

Deluxe Art & Theme Limited v. Beck Interiors Limited [2016] EWHC 238 (TCC)

Disputes in respect of extensions of time on the one hand, and retention on the other, were separate disputes for the purposes of being referred to ad ...

Penten Group Ltd v. Spartafield Ltd [2016] EWHC 317 (TCC)

Penten Group Ltd v. Spartafield Ltd [2016] EWHC 317 (TCC)

An adjudicator derives his/her jurisdiction from the notice of adjudication. Where a notice contends that the contract between the parties is on a cer ...

Manor Asset Limited v. Demolition Services Limited [2016] EWHC 222 (TCC)

Manor Asset Limited v. Demolition Services Limited [2016] EWHC 222 (TCC)

Where an amended contractual term rendered it impossible to issue a payless notice in compliance with either the Scheme for Construction Contracts or ...

RMC Building & Civil Engineering Limited v UK Construction Limited [2016] EWHC 241 (TCC)

RMC Building & Civil Engineering Limited v UK Construction Limited [2016] EWHC 241 (TCC)

Mr Justice Edwards-Stuart decided that a payee's default notice had not been withdrawn after the final date for its payment as part of ongoing negotia ...

Construction News

Construction News

Tough New Health & Safety Sentencing Guideline in force  The new "Definitive Guideline for Health and Safety Offences, Corporate Manslaughter and ...