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Construct Newsletter December 2018

December 2018 Issue 112


to our December 2018 edition of Prettys’ Construct

This month we look at:

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

Rebecca Palmer


Enforceability of adjudicator’s decisions in the courts

The recent TCC case Synergy Gas Services v Northern Gas Heating [2018] EQHC 3060 reinforces the court’s unwillingness to find an adjudicator’s decision as invalid. The case On 8 August 2018, an adjudication decision was found in favour of Synergy Gas Services against Northern Gas ... Read more

The case of Grove Developments Limited v S&T (UK) Limited [2018] EWCA Civ 2448

The Court of Appeal confirms Coulson J’s decision in Grove Developments Limited v S&T (UK) Limited [2018] EWCHA Civ 2448. In our March 2018 edition we discussed the decision in Grove Developments Limited v S&T (UK) Limited [2018] EWCA Civ 2448 which confirmed that ... Read more

Update on changes following Grenfell – ban implemented on combustible cladding

Following on from the July edition of Construct where we considered the Grenfell tragedy and the changes that were being considered as a result, in the five months since, the government has continued in its efforts to improve safety regulations applicable to high ... Read more

Data Protection Seminar

Our Data Protection seminar on 29 November at Suffolk Food Hall was a great success, thank you to everyone who attended and we hope that you found it useful. The event covered recent case law, what the future looks like for Data Protection ... Read more

Doyle Club sponsorship

We are delighted to be sponsoring next month’s Doyle Club on 3 January 2019, with our Rebecca Palmer and Michael Booth giving presentations on construction law updates throughout 2018. The Doyle Club is an organisation providing prestigious networking opportunities for people engaged in, ... Read more



Peter Blake

Partner, Head of Construction & development

e pblake@prettys.co.uk

t 01473 298206

Michael Booth


e mbooth@prettys.co.uk

t 01473 298214





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