Entries by Carlo Madeddu

The Rise and Fall of Cost Recovery in Adjudication

Since the introduction of statutory adjudication in the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996, parties have been trying to find ways of recovering the costs incurred in referring or defending a dispute in adjudication. An early decision in John Cothliff Limited v Allen Build (Northwest) Limited1  suggested that the adjudicator did have the jurisdiction […]