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Avoiding a blind alley: proving causation in an uncertain world

David Pliener, barrister, Hardwicke

"The facts of Graves v Brouwer are unlikely to trouble the courts again in the near future, but the principles applied by the court most certainly will."

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Harding v Paice and Springall – the prequel

Jonathan Cope, director, MCMS Ltd

"The central issue that Ramsey J had to consider was whether the parties' contract contained an express adjudication clause."

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Are you trading with consumers? Complying with the new ADR Regulations (part 2)

Elizabeth Repper, barrister, Keating Chambers

"...the Regulations are complex to navigate and... require a reader to overlay two lengthy documents in order to work out their rights and obligations."

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It is not a matter of "if" but "when": cyber security in the construction industry

Matthew Heywood, partner, Osborne Clarke

"When a cyber-breach is discovered, the actions taken in the immediate aftermath can have dramatic and far-reaching effects. Getting the response right from the start can effectively minimise the damage..."

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Construction and Projects Global Guide

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