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Victoria Clark

Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

What law governs your arbitration clause? You decide

Knowledge development lawyer, Victoria Clark: "If your arbitration agreement does not specify a governing law, there is no internationally accepted approach to determining what the governing law should be."

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NEC, notices of dissatisfaction and the Arbitration Act 1996

Director, Matt Molloy: "I was rather surprised to see the arguments advanced in Fermanagh District Council v Gibson (Banbridge) Ltd, which reached the Court of Appeal in Northern Ireland."

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Shy Jackson

Pinsent Masons LLP

Personal liability, contractual liability, tortious liability: what's the difference?​

Partner, Shy Jackson: "Can designers rest easy? The claim failed on the facts but the judgment does make a few suggestions as to when such liability could arise. The dividing line is perhaps not as clear as it could be."

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Practical Law

If you get an order for indemnity costs, does your cost budget go out of the window?

Barrister, Crispin Winser, Crown Office Cambers: "...there are two conflicting first instance decisions on this point and it is surely only a matter of time before the Court of Appeal is called upon to consider the question."

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Construction and Projects Multi-jurisdictional Guide

For a Q&A guide to construction and projects law and developments in key jurisdictions, see Construction and projects multi-jurisdictional guide.

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JCT Contracts

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JCT contracts on Practical Law

Alongside our specialist know-how, subscribers can now access specimen copies of the 2011 suite of JCT contracts on Practical Law. See our JCT contracts toolkit.

2nd Energy Law Forum

2nd Annual Energy Law Forum

Autumn 2014, London.

We are delighted to announce the return of Practical Law’s Energy Law Forum providing a platform for legal and compliance professionals in the energy industry.

This year’s practice-driven summit will give you an excellent opportunity to network with the best of the Energy Law sector and enable you to assess the latest legal developments from a practical business perspective.

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