Commercial & Legal

In preparation for the withdrawal of JCT 2011 (JCT has announced that from April 2018, the JCT 2011 contracts will no longer be in...

Simon Lewis, a partner in the Construction and Engineering team at Womble Bond Dickinson, considers the implications for the supply chain following Carillion’s demise. While...

Proposed parliamentary legislation designed to dramatically reform the controversial practice of payment retentions in the construction industry has been formally unveiled at a House...

Simon Lewis, a partner in the Construction and Engineering team at Womble Bond Dickinson, provides more thoughts and a case law example on the...

During a construction project, there are often complications. Generally, claims arising from a construction contract relate to an extension of time, additional work or...

Simon Lewis, a partner in the Construction and Engineering Team at Bond Dickinson, turns his attention to technology and some recent predictions. Like it or...

The construction sector has caught the attention of the Competition and Markets Authority in the last year or so. Sarah Kosminsky, a registered European...

It is common within the construction industry for a developer or employer to transfer the rights or obligations under the construction documents to a...

Kara Price from Bond Dickinson summarises what collateral warranties are and what you should consider before signing one. What is a collateral warranty? Defective design or...

Simon Lewis, a partner in the  Construction and Engineering Team at Bond Dickinson, providers of the FIS Legal Helpline, outlines the importance for  subcontractors...