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Equal footing for represented and unrepresented claimants in OIC

Equal footing for represented and unrepresented claimants in OIC

The Official Injury Claim (OIC) service has published its third release of data covering the period from 1 December 2021 to 31 March 2022. This reveal ...

The Building Safety Bill reaches the final stages

The Building Safety Bill reaches the final stages

The Building Safety Bill (the “Bill”) completed all stages in the House of Lords on 4th April and will return to the House of Commons with amendments ...

To disclose, or not to drop: That is the question?

To disclose, or not to drop: That is the question?

In Akram v Aviva [2021] EW Misc 16 (CC) the Court considered how an insurer should challenge the quality of evidence produced by a claimant in the MOJ ...

Fraud Future Series: Routes to Market

Fraud Future Series: Routes to Market

Our Fraud Future Series looks back at predictions made by our Fraud Team and considers whether or not those predictions have come true, through robust ...

D&O and FI Newsletter  - Spring 2022

D&O and FI Newsletter - Spring 2022

  DAC Beachcroft's D&O and FI newsletter features topical issues for our global clients and contacts Informed Insurance delivers fresh thi ...

Construction Risks Newsletter | March 2022

Construction Risks Newsletter | March 2022

Welcome to the March 2022 issue of the DAC Beachcroft Construction Risks Newsletter. Our quarterly newsletter continues to illustrate how busy the ...

Bravejoin Company Ltd v Prosperity Moseley Street Ltd [2021] EWHC 3598 (TCC) (13 Dec 2021)

Bravejoin Company Ltd v Prosperity Moseley Street Ltd [2021] EWHC 3598 (TCC) (13 Dec 2021)

This case is a helpful reminder to employers and sub-contractors as to the crystallisation of disputes. It also serves as cautionary tale to employers ...

Application to enforce an adjudicator’s decision failed

Application to enforce an adjudicator’s decision failed

The recent decision in Cubex (UK) Limited v Balfour Beatty Group Limited [2021] EWHC 3445 (TCC) is an example of when the Court will refuse to enforce ...

When is there a subcontract?

When is there a subcontract?

In the recent decision in Changing Climates Limited v Warmaway Limited [2021] EWHC 3117 (TCC) the Court found that a construction contract existed bet ...

John Graham v Technicas Reunidas UK Ltd - Importance of earlier adjudicators’ decisions / arbitrators’ awards?

John Graham v Technicas Reunidas UK Ltd - Importance of earlier adjudicators’ decisions / arbitrators’ awards?

This case involved an application by John Graham Construction Limited (“John Graham”) for summary judgment to enforce an Adjudicator’s decision dated ...