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Contract administration and notice provisions
English High Court decision on notification provisions in payment clauses and the timely challenge of disputed invoices.
That is not what I wanted!
Recent case law highlights the importance for architects (or any other designers) to have a written brief from their clients in place.
Late payment and the Prompt Payment Code: Where to from here?
Late payment is a key issue in the construction industry, affecting not only smaller businesses and those lower down the supply chain.
Achieving a balance – one-sided restrictive covenants upheld
The owners of a freehold property sought to challenge restrictions on the use of their property which had been imposed by a former owner.
Practical Completion – Matter of Fact or what the Contract says?
Practical completion has a number of important consequences under construction contracts. We provide an overview.
Reform of Retention
The use of retentions was thrust into the spotlight with the introduction of the Construction (Retention Deposit Schemes) Bill 2017-19.
Letters of intent: Friend or foe?
Our Construction team addresses recent case law in relation to letters of intent.
Liquidated damages: when are they penalties?
The law on liquidated damages has changed. We take a look at one of the first applications of this decision to a construction contract.