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Serial referrals and abandoned adjudications: will the court grant an injunction prohibiting adjudication proceedings?

Published on 09 October 2017. By Julia Edwards, Associate

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In Jacobs v Skanska, the TCC has recently held that starting a second adjudication on the same or similar issues is unreasonable but not oppressive and an injunction should not be granted. In the recent case of Jacobs UK Limited v Skanska Construction UK Ltd [2017] EWHC 2395 (TCC), Justice O'Farrell DBE clarified the courts will not restrain a party who opens and closes numerous adjudications for a tactical benefit but, the responding party may be granted a wasted costs order.

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Refusing to pay up? You'll need a good case

Published on 16 September 2016. By Julia Edwards, Associate

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TCC enforces adjudicator's decision, finding no breach of natural justice or jurisdiction.

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