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Making (construction) customers pay
Brett looks at an alternative accounting mechanism for VAT in the construction sector in advance of it taking effect from 1 October 2019.
Construct.Law - Winter 2019
Welcome to our winter edition of Construct.Law bringing you legal and commercial insight into issues facing the construction industry.
It's About Time!
A summary of the most frequently asked questions on time.
Reform of Retention
The use of retentions was thrust into the spotlight with the introduction of the Construction (Retention Deposit Schemes) Bill 2017-19.
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.
Hacking through the JCT Payment Mechanism and Adjudication?
We discuss the potential implications in Grove v S&T on the JCT’s interim payment mechanism as well as smash and grab adjudications.
Brexit and Infrastructure
Our construction team discusses the uncertainty surrounding Brexit and infrastructure.
The Gulf diplomatic dispute and construction claims - extensions of time
We consider a contractor’s right to an extension of time under the FIDIC suite of contracts.