International Guide to Construction and Engineering Law 2020

Construction and Infrastructure partners David Nitek, Nicholas Downing, Michelle Li and Hew Kian Heong have authored chapters in latest The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Construction & Engineering Law 2020. David and Nick are also contributing editors of this edition. As with previous editions, this guide provides insights into how different legal systems approach the … Read more

International Construction Law Conference

KCL Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution in collaboration with the Academy of Experts invite you to this online conference. Thursday 10 September 2020, 09:30 – 18:00 BST   About this event This conference unites the foremost international construction law practitioners from 24 leading law firms, chambers and expert consultancies, along with a number … Read more

The Prevention Principle – An irreproachable concept?

We recently spoke with Thomas Lazur of Keating Chambers on the “prevention principle”, covering topics including: The development of the prevention principle and the concept of “time at large” Are there signs of judicial questioning of the prevention principle? The high water mark of prevention principle appears to have passed. Does this open the door … Read more

UK Supreme Court clarifies availability of construction adjudication regime in insolvency

Our colleagues have published this article on the recent Supreme Court Bresco v Lonsdale decision. The decision clarifies the effect of the insolvency regime upon the construction adjudication process and will therefore be of particular interest to our Construction Notes subscribers. In summary, the Supreme Court has confirmed that an insolvent party to a construction … Read more

Construction Law Masters Podcast Series: Professor David Mosey soundbite 1: Recent trends and developments in construction law

As part of our Construction Law Masters podcast series Professor David Mosey, Director of the Centre of Construction Law and Dispute Resolution at Kings College London, spoke about the most significant and interesting recent developments in construction law. David gave his views on interesting recent developments in the field of construction law, including those which … Read more

Construction Law Masters Podcast Series: Episode 3 – Professor David Mosey

We are pleased to share the third episode in our Construction Law Masters podcast series in which we welcome distinguished guests from the construction industry to discuss their unique experiences and views of various aspects of construction law and practice. The third episode in this series features Professor David Mosey, Director of the Centre of … Read more

Construction Arbitration Podcast Series Episode 5: Managing construction arbitration procedure

We are pleased to share the fifth and final episode in our Construction Arbitration podcast series. In this episode Craig Tevendale (Partner, UK Head of International Arbitration) is joined by Liz Kantor (Senior Associate, International Arbitration) and Kemi Wood (Associate, Construction & Infrastructure Disputes) to talk about managing the procedure in construction arbitration. They discuss … Read more