Image of judge gavel with construction hat

Case Update: Clancy Docwra Limited v E.ON Energy Solutions

The judgment given in the Technology and Construction Court in Clancy Docwra Limited v E.ON Energy Solutions Limited provides a detailed examination of the extent of a party’s obligations and shows the importance of tender stage clarity surrounding what is the scope of the contract works and what is excluded.

Image of judge gavel with construction hat

Case Update: No Oral Modification Clauses

The judgement made by the Supreme Court in Rock Advertising Ltd v MWB Business Exchange Centres Ltd1 has provided valuable clarification that will have a widespread impact for contracting parties with respect to oral variations.

Image of judge gavel with construction hat

Am I insured under a Project Insurance Policy?

The recent case of Haberdashers’ Aske’s Federation Trust Ltd and others v Lakehouse Contracts Ltd and others1 afforded the court with an opportunity to consider a sub-contractors immunity to subrogated claims against him if co-insured under a project insurance policy.

Image of judge gavel with construction hat

Case Update: Pay Less Notices, Smash and Grab Adjudications, and the Levying of Liquidated Damages

The latest decision by the Hon Mr Justice Coulson in Grove Developments Ltd v S&T (UK) Ltd1 in the TCC provided valuable clarification on Pay Less Notices, ‘smash and grab’ adjudications and liquidated damages under JCT contracts.