Archive for the 'Adjudication' Category

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Selecting the Adjudicator.

Posted on November 13th, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Adjudication is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) predominantly used in the construction industry as a mechanism to ensure the smooth running of any contract under which a dispute.. read more

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Ad Hoc Adjudication.

Posted on October 22nd, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Since the introduction of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act, known as ‘the Act’, in 1996, adjudication has become a highly popular and established route to resolving disputes in.. read more

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Withholding Notice in Adjudication – When is it Necessary?

Posted on September 29th, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Disputes in the construction industry often start with the failure of one party to pay another party, or else the failure of the contract administrators to issue a certificate. As.. read more

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Adjudication Advantages and Disadvantages.

Posted on August 21st, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Adjudication is a mechanism for resolving disputes in the construction industry, introduced as a compulsory means of dispute resolution by the Construction Act 1996. Adjudication has many benefits and perhaps.. read more

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Adjudication Construction Act 1996.

Posted on July 22nd, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Adjudication is not a new concept to the construction industry and has been available to disputing parties since the 1970’s, however it was not often used and not as explicitly.. read more

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Adjudicator Guilty of Bias – In what Circumstances might that happen?

Posted on July 8th, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

As adjudication becomes increasingly popular as a way of settling disputes, particularly in the construction industry where it is the compulsory route to dispute resolution in the UK, so too.. read more

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Consequences of Losing an Adjudication.

Posted on June 11th, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Adjudication is a form of alternative dispute resolution introduced in the UK in 1996 by the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act (the Construction Act) as a compulsory method for.. read more

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Adjudication Report – What to Expect.

Posted on May 20th, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Adjudication is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) predominantly used in the construction industry as a mechanism to ensure the smooth running of any contract under which a dispute.. read more

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Powers of the Adjudicator.

Posted on March 19th, 2017 · Posted in Adjudication

Since 1996, when the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act (the Construction Act) was introduced dictating that all construction industry disputes in the UK be solved through adjudication, the adjudicator’s.. read more

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Independence and Impartiality in Expert Witnesses

Since the main duty of an expert witness is to assist the fact finder in evaluating the scientific or technical aspect of a case, it is imperative that the expert.. read more