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Submitted: 17 May 2019
In Airbus v Generali & Ors, the Court of Appeal outlined the principles applicable to interpreting inconsistent jurisdiction clauses under different contractual agreements.
Submitted: 14 May 2019
The Government has announced that it will establish a £200m fund for the replacement of ACM cladding on privately-owned high-rise residential properties.
Submitted: 13 May 2019
We consider the Court of Appeal decision in Euro Pools, which examines the scope of a notification of “circumstances” by an insured faced with an evolving set of facts.
Submitted: 30 April 2019
In this first instalment of our Technology in Construction series, we look at 3D printing and the potential legal and insurance related issues arising out of its use.
The maxim “fraud unravels all” applies in general law equally to building adjudications. In PBS Energo A.S. v Bester Generacion UK Ltd the TCC considered the limited jurisdiction to refuse enforcement of an adjudication decision where that decision was procured by fraud.
Submitted: 17 April 2019
This report focuses on key regulatory developments relevant to insurance companies. It looks at future developments, rather than being a retrospective analysis. We outline what is relevant this quarter and beyond.
Submitted: 11 April 2019
The High Court has rejected a claim for professional negligence against a firm of quantity surveyors highlighting the difficulties faced by claimants in proving causation in such cases.
The UAE Insurance Authority plans to introduce mandatory decennial liability insurance for contractors and engineers. The UAE Civil Code imposes liability on architects, designers and main contractors for any building collapses and/or structural defects within a ten-year period.
Submitted: 08 April 2019
The High Court has reaffirmed that the measure of contractual damages for breach of warranty is the diminution in value of the target company in Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited v ING Bank NV  EWHC 676 (Comm)
Submitted: 15 March 2019
Le 19 février 2019, les cinq mises en demeure pour détournement de finalité des données personnelles qui avaient été adressées en octobre 2018 par la CNIL à l’encontre des sociétés des groupes HUMANIS et MALAKOFF-MEDERIC ont finalement été clôturées après mise en conformité.
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