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Construct Newsletter - January 2017

Issue 89


to our January edition of Prettys' Construct.

This month we look at:

If there are any topics you would like to see featured in a future edition of our newsletter, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Rebecca Palmer


Pay less notice

Pursuant to the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996, Section 111(3) allows a paying party to pay less than the notified sum provided notice is given. The notice must state the amount proposed to be withheld as well as the basis for ... Read more

Third party rights

Although collateral warranties have been used in the construction industry for a long time, there have always been a number of issues, particularly that for a collateral warranty to be of use to a beneficiary, it must be a separate contract and executed. ... Read more

The JCT Intermediate Building Contract 2016 edition is here

In December we saw the release of JCT’s latest edition of its Intermediate Building Contract. The JCT Intermediate Building Contract is designed for construction projects involving all the recognised trades and skills of the industry, where fairly detailed contract provisions are needed, but ... Read more

Didn't it go well at Doyle?

Prettys kicked off 2017 with a great turn out at our construction legal update seminar at the Doyle Club. The Doyle Club is held on the first Thursday of the month and, as has been the case over the last few years, Prettys ... Read more

JCT 2016 Edition Update Training

We have recently been delivering training sessions to regional contractor training groups on the JCT Design and Build 2016 updates. Contact us to find out more! “Very informative and answered the right questions”] “The session covered all the main sections of the JCT Contract and its ... Read more



Peter Blake

Partner, Head of Construction & development

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