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03/05/12 - ‘Pay Less’ notices under the new Construction Act

One of the wrongs to be righted by the new Construction Act was the failure of clients (or more probably the contract administrator) to issue payment notices under the contract. The new Act gives the contractor teeth to issue his own notice.

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07/11/11 - Construction Act update

The new ‘Construction Act’ came into force on October 1st, 2011 and is likely to have significant implications for contractors, employers and property professionals alike.

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04/07/11 - The Effects of Insolvency in the Construction Industry

Whether you are a contractor or an employer, the effect of the insolvency of the other party to the building contract can be disastrous. Mark Cornell considers how the effect of an insolvency event can possibly be moderated.

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06/04/11 - Important changes to the 'Construction Act'

A new “Construction Act” will shortly introduce changes of which all main contractors and sub contractors should be aware

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