Showing 17331 - 17340 of 20383 matches filtered by 'Articles'
  • The importance of document retention

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    To shred or not to shred Document shredding hit the headlines during the Arthur Andersen trial that followed the collapse of Enron in America. Andersen’s...

  • Joint names insurance and contractors' liability

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    Following the decision of the House of Lords last spring in Co-operative Retail Services v Taylor Young Partnership [2002] 1 WLR 1419, the question of...

  • Retention money - a necessary evil or a pernicious device?

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    It was to address this issue that at the beginning of the year, and after a brief inquiry, the House of Commons' Trade and Industry Committee (the Committee)...

  • Legal professional privilege

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    In a privileged position The purpose of this article is to look at a recent development in what is meant by legal professional privilege. However, it...

  • Framework agreements in the public sector

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    In 1997, the European Commission referred the United Kingdom to the European Court of Justice for the actions of the Department of Education (Northern...

  • Witholding against adjudicator's decisions

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    Growing pains - no more squabbling, please On 1 May 2003 it will be five years since the adjudication regime under the 1996 'Construction Act' came into force....

  • SCL Delay and Disruption Protocol: a curate's egg

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    The Society of Construction Law’s Delay and Disruption Protocol was finally published on 16 October last year. The final version differed substantially...

  • Exclusion and limitation clauses: latest developments

    United Kingdom 12.03.2003

    Just before Christmas last year, His Honour Judge Bowsher handed down his judgement in SAM Business Systems Limited v Hedley and Company. The case was...

  • Liquidated damages clauses - enforceability update

    United Kingdom 11.03.2003

    The recent case of Jeancharm Ltd (t/a Beaver International) v Barnet Football Club Limited [2003] All ER (D) 69 (Jan) explores whether extravagant amounts...

  • Directing the flow: Priorities for future water policy

    United Kingdom 11.03.2003

    In November 2002, the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) published a report entitled "Directing the flow: Priorities for future...