Adam Aston, a senior associate in the construction and engineering legal team, examines the latest technologies in the industry and the legal questions they …
Can parties complain about risk allocation after the contract is agreed?
Sub-contract arrangements – to what extent is the sub-contractor responsible?
Misrepresentation Act strikes down a clause excluding liability.
How important is it to agree limitation on liability as a contractual term?
A case of gross breach of contract vs the right to suspend work.
How separating out issues, to simplify a dispute, back-fired on both sides.
What problems could negligence with paperwork cause?
The Court of Appeal upheld an employer’s right to evaluate a contractors application in a 2nd adjudication.
An oral variation of a written payment obligation caused a clash between the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.