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Inviato: 07 June 2019
We consider a decision in which the TCC had to wrestle with the fundamental incompatibility between adjudication and insolvency.
Inviato: 06 June 2019
In this second instalment of our Technology in Construction series, we look at the use of drones in the construction industry and the potential legal and insurance issues arising out of their use.
Inviato: 22 May 2019
In this blog post we outline some of the key areas where disputes may arise in relation to renewable energy projects in the wind, waste to energy, solar and hydroelectric power markets.
Inviato: 21 May 2019
We explore the decision in Thomas and Thomas v Taylor Wimpey and others  EWHC 1134 (TCC), which considers whether there is a qualification to the principle of non-recoverability of pure economic losses.
Inviato: 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.
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Inviato: 08 May 2019
The new conditions of contract came out on 07 May 2019.
Inviato: 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.
Inviato: 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.
Inviato: 01 April 2019
We take a look at the amendments recently issued by NEC.
Inviato: 14 March 2019
The Court reminds architects of the importance of accurate and clear record keeping.
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The discussion focused on the potential impact of the findings and recommendations outlined in the report, including professional negligence claims and associated risks for the construction and insurance sectors.
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15 Jul 2019
FCA announces a further extension when EEA UCITS and AIFs and EEA firms can notify it of a wish to enter the UK’s Temporary Permissions Regime (TPR) and update an existing notification.
11 Jul 2019
The FCA has confirmed that in November 2018 four UK banks were targeted by hackers, further highlighting cyber weaknesses in financial services.
09 Jul 2019
Following on from its announcement of the largest ever GDPR fine yesterday – £183m against British Airways - the ICO has gone again, announcing the second largest ever GDPR fine – this time a fine of almost £100m against Marriott.
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