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Archive for December, 2009

Christmas quiz 2009

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

How good is your knowledge of construction law? Fancy rounding-off the year in style? Why not test your mettle with our¬†Christmas quiz, but beware our yuletide-themed trick questions?¬† (more…)

It’s not our liability: we novated the contract!

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Michelle Metham, associate, Berwin Leighton Paisner:

What a perfect defence to a claim: being able to tell the claimant, sorry folks but you’ve got the wrong defendant! We novated the contract, so you need to go after the people that took over from us. (more…)