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Guilty as charged? Or how to get rights wrong

Iain Suttie, associate director, Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

"What are the consequences of an absolute assignment of rights under the various project documents to a funder?"

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Construction contracts and construction operations looked at again

Jonathan Cope, director, MCMS Ltd

"What have the Romans ever done for us? comes from Monty Python's Life of Brian and was the inspiration for this post."

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Adjudicator entitled to payment as no breach or lack of jurisdiction

Matt Molloy, director, MCMS Ltd

"As an adjudicator who sometimes does not get paid, I have a vested interest in seeing successful claims like this one [Kitt and another v The Laundry Building Ltd and another]."

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Liability for variations

Michael Sergeant, partner, Holman Fenwick Willan LLP

" order to assess whether something is a variation, it is first necessary to determine what the contract requires the contractor to build."

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Construction and Projects Multi-jurisdictional Guide

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