Briefings

Seeing the Wood for the trees

5 May 2017

WFW London Partner Rebecca Williams and Senior Associate David Wright authored an article for Procurement & Outsourcing Journal, looking at the recent judgement of Wood vs Capita and its important clarification of the English courts’ approach to the interpretation of the meaning of words in a contract.

Caution to the wind

8 March 2017

WFW London Senior Associates Rebecca Williams and David Wright assess the impact of a decision on contractual obligations for Procurement & Outsourcing Journal.

Key Changes in JCT Design & Build Contract – December 2016

19 December 2016

The JCT has recently published the 2016 edition of the Design and Build Contract, what are the changes?

Damit das Architektenhonorar nicht unkontrolliert steigt

8 December 2016

WFW Senior Associate Eckrolf Berg LL.M. EUR. has written an article for German ImmobilienZeitung on the subject of architects' fees and how to have control over the amount of fees in an ongoing construction matter.

Fluor v Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries Ltd

27 October 2016

The English High Court gives important guidance on fitness for purpose obligations in relation to the offshore wind energy generation industry.

Balfour Beatty Regional Construction Ltd v Grove Developments Ltd

18 October 2016

In Balfour Beatty Regional Construction Ltd v Grove Developments, the Court of Appeal reviewed yet another case on the operation of the statutory payment regime introduced by the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996.

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