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What's in a name?By James Levy
James Levy discusses two cases concerning the not uncommon mistake of using the wrong name from a group of companies, when drafting the contract.
Public Procurement - ContractsBy Owen Williams, Clare Reddy
In brief, the EU procurement regime, implemented in the UK by the Public Contracts Regulations 2006, applies to contracts for works, services and supplies over particular financial thresholds. If a contract is within its scope, it must be advertised within the EU’s Official Journal, the “OJ”.
This guide provides a brief explanation of how contracting authorities can determine which contracts are covered.
Delay: you cannot be serious!By James Levy
In an article written for PLC Construction, James Levy discusses the frequent occurrence of delays in construction projects. As this affects the timescale of the project, it gives rise to the right to terminate.