Resources

Those of us in the world of contracts and the commercial side of construction can’t get enough of it. But to a lot of people, it’s something other people talk about and not something that affects our daily lives. So, what is the Construction Act? And why should we care?...

In this episode, Guy talks to Kort Egan of Gatehouse Chambers about the enforcement of adjudication decisions. In the second of the two-part episode, we look at settlements – can you enforce a decision after you’ve agreed on a settlement? The team also look at insolvency and dealing with parties...

As in life, change is inevitable on construction projects. Even the smallest changes can have an impact on the budget or programme and someone will be responsible for covering these additional costs. As a project progresses, it is important to effectively manage change so you can minimise the risk of...

In this episode, Guy Jackson talks to Kort Egan of Gatehouse Chambers about the enforcement of adjudication decisions. How are adjudication decisions treated when parties look to obtain or resist the decision they’ve been awarded? The pair look at the background to enforcement and its purpose. Can enforcement be easily...

Earlier this month, we sponsored Place Yorkshire’s event ‘Yorkshire Emerging Development Hotspots’. As a Yorkshire based firm, we were very excited to hear about the plans for the region. The event brought together local authorities from across the county tol hear where they want to see developments. City centres are...

An introduction to the standard forms of contract In the early stages of a construction project, depending on your role and the degree of bargaining power you have, you may need to choose what form of construction contract you will use. This decision needs to be made early. This is...

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