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When the bough breaks...

Published on 03 December 2021. By Andrew Roper, Partner and Ally Yeandle, Associate

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When the bough breaks: Force majeure or Third Party negligence? How to identify a recovery. When trees fail, they have the potential to cause significant damage and disruption to property and businesses.

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CLC issue new Guidance on dispute resolution in the construction industry

Published on 07 August 2020. By Andrew Roper, Partner

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COVID-19 continues to cause significant disruption and delay to the construction industry. Whilst things are slowly returning to normal and construction sites are resuming work, there are concerns that the effect of the pandemic on projects may result in long-running and costly disputes arising. Accordingly, the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) have issued guidance in an effort to promote a more pragmatic approach to dispute resolution.

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