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Enforcement of Damages in Adjudication

This decision highlights the arbitral distinction in the enforceability of the sums due and rights/obligations under construction contracts, prior to the recent CCA amendments. Written by Nick Gillies and Richard Belcher
 

Insurance Case Law Update September 2016

In this insurance law update we summarise significant decisions released so far in 2016.  Written by Christina Bryant, Nick Gillies, Helen Macfarlane, Gennise Luen, Hannah Yiu, Anna King, Nina Thomson, Mary Battersby, Richard Belcher, Rob McStay and Ella Collis.

A Word of Warning
What is a warning in the employment law context and how do you issue an employee with a warning that will stick? It is not as straightforward as you may think.  Written by Jim Roberts and Jodi Sharman.

 

A Word of Warning
What is a warning in the employment law context and how do you issue an employee with a warning that will stick? It is not as straightforward as you may think.  Written by Jim Roberts and Jodi Sharman.

 

Consultants - Are you ready?
How will the changes to the Construction Contracts Act 2002 affect Architects, Engineers and Quantity Surveyors?  written by Nick Gillies, Christina Bryant, Helen MacFarlane and Sarah Holderness.

 

Who ya gonna call?

Obviously, we all hope that we never have to deal with an incident in the workplace.  But equally, we know that accidents do happen.  With the new Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, the rules around notifications have changed.  So what do you have to notify?  When?  How? Written by Alison Maelzer and Jim Roberts.

Breaking News.....

Erich Bachmann and Julika Wahlmann-Smith acted for Mataura Valley Milk Ltd (MVM)  in relation to the investment by China Animal Husbandry Group...Click here to read more

Hesketh Henry authors Insurance Practical Guidance

By invitation, Hesketh Henry’s insurance team has written a new on-line insurance law publication for LexisNexis, known as “Insurance Practical Guidance”.  Click here to read more

Gotta catch 'em all?  What does Pokémon Go mean for the employment relationship?

So unless you've been living in a cave for the last few weeks (and hey, we're not judging your choice of school holiday entertainment), you've probably become aware of Pokémon Go.  Written by Alison Maelzer and Mo Al Obaidi

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