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Government introduces the Fire Safety Bill
Parliament presented the Fire Safety Bill on 25 March 2020, which will be of particular concern to multi-occupied residential premises.
Yuanda v Multiplex – “ascertaining” damages pre-adjudication under ABI bond
Steven Carey writes for Practical Law Construction in relation to the judgment in Yuanda v Multiplex.
Smart contracts, blockchain and construction dispute resolution
David Savage writes an article for Practical Law Construction about smart contracts' impact on construction dispute resolution processes.
Contract administration and notice provisions
English High Court decision on notification provisions in payment clauses and the timely challenge of disputed invoices.
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.
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.
Construct.Law - Winter 2019
Welcome to our winter edition of Construct.Law bringing you legal and commercial insight into issues facing the construction industry.
Reform of Retention
The use of retentions was thrust into the spotlight with the introduction of the Construction (Retention Deposit Schemes) Bill 2017-19.