Construction Act 2009 – What You Need To Know – Part 2 – Adjudication

The Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009 finally came into force on the 1st October 2011; so, by now, it should be on the radar of everybody contracting within the construction industry, whether employer, contractor or sub-contractor. The Construction Act makes a number of changes to the operation of construction contracts; including important […]

UK takes the lead in Construction Dispute Resolution

The annual report into Global Construction Disputes by EC Harris draws a number of interesting and, potentially surprising, conclusions. In the UK, the amounts disputed and the time taken to resolve construction disputes have both increased; however, the UK compares well to other jurisdictions and is actually the quickest forum for concluding resolutions.  The United […]