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Don’t touch those defects
There is often a clash between the desire for contractors and the desire of employers.
Considering Crystallisation: What dispute should (or can) you refer to adjudication?
Employer and Contractor enter into a contract, and everything seems rosy until unresolved claims start escalating.
Much done but more to do: where are we now with Build to Rent?
Summary of the third event in our Building Up series.
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.
Collateral Warranties or Third Party Rights?
This article talks about collateral warranties and their importance when working on construction projects.
Contract administration and notice provisions
English High Court decision on notification provisions in payment clauses and the timely challenge of disputed invoices.
The Effect of Contractor Insolvency on Construction Projects in the Middle East
GCC countries have now introduced new bankruptcy laws as they have become necessary due to the inward investments.
Ensuring your Arbitration Agreement is Valid
UAE Courts’ is willing to step in and rule the invalid Arbitration Agreements within construction contracts.
Taxation of Personal Service Companies and the UK Construction Sector
The tax burden of companies operating in the UK construction sector is likely to increase in 2020.
Electronic Signatures: can you automatically enter into a binding contract?
In July 2019 the Law Commission of England and Wales issued guidance on the use of electronic signatures.