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Expert witnesses – what is the scope of their duty?
James Worthington and Karen Morean write for Practical Law Construction on the duties of firms providing expert witness services.
Co-operation and competition in a crisis: EU Temporary Framework on Competition Law and Coronavirus
The EU Commission issued its temporary guidelines on the application of competition law to business co-operation during Coronavirus.
Government sets out proposals for new building safety measures to implement the Hackitt Report
Government's proposal for a reformed building safety regulatory system in its response to the Building a Safer Future consultation.
Hybrid contracts - Should payment notices distinguish between sums due for construction operations and non-construction operations?
Following a recent case, the Court of Appeal considered hybrid contracts again in the context of the payment provisions in the Act.
No stopping the action says TCC in first COVID-19 adjudication judgment
The TCC has provided the first word on the impact of the current COVID-19 crisis on the running of adjudications.
Procuring in a pandemic: Cash-flow, Contracts, Construction, Cards and (Curtailing) Competition
The UK Crown Commercial Service released three Procurement Policy Notes (PPN) to assist public purchasers with COVID-19 created challenges.
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.
Post-Grenfell – where are we now?
Our response to he government’s June 2019 consultation on building and fire safety issues and its key proposals.