At the start of the pandemic, there were a lot of confused contractors and trades trying to work out if they could leave site. The virus was deadly and construction sites couldn’t really enforce a 2m rule for social distancing. But can you place the project in limbo and stop
The purpose of a contract is to give you both the right and the duty to provide the entire scope envisaged in your agreement ie all the agreed goods, works and/or services. But what if you want to split up before then? Read the full edition here Totally Legit Cancellation
Have you ever signed up for a holiday activity to find you’ve taken on responsibility you never expected? Or lied when ticking that you have read the terms and conditions for a wifi? Or failed to read the terms for the social media platforms or websites you use? You’d be
Last month we considered quality standards, and this time we need to decide how to balance quality with other project objectives. Read the full edition here Traffic, Like Canoes? Are you sitting comfortably? Let me tell you a story about a road scheme in Cheshire where I live. The A555 road scheme
On my website there are loads of free resources and I love to get feedback about them. This week Gary from Luxembourg challenged whether the clause in my sample letter of intent asking a contractor to use reasonable skill and care was ‘good enough’. Read the full edition here Technical? Legal? Commercial?