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Construct Newsletter June/ July 2019

Issue 118

“Welcome to our June 2019 edition of Prettys’ Construct bulletin

This month we look at:

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

Rebecca Palmer


Professional Indemnity Insurance – the Court of Appeal considers scope of notifications

In the case of Euro Pools plc v Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc (‘RSA’) a dispute arose about notifications arising from design and construct professional indemnity insurance policies. The facts The original case is based on Euro Pool’s professional indemnity insurance policy with RSA.  ... Read more

Enforcement of adjudicator's decision (Indigo Projects London Ltd v Razin & Anor [2019] EWHC 1205 (TCC)

Razin & Anor hired Indigo Projects London to build a four-storey house for £2,350,000. Disputes arose between the parties relating to the standard of work and delays in completion. The defendants alleged that the work was poorly done, and that it led to ... Read more

Noise in the workplace – an invisible hazard for workers

Employer’s Liability for hearing loss has been in the news of late following the decision in Royal Opera House Covent Garden Foundation v Goldscheider and whilst this case concerned injury caused to the hearing of a member of the orchestra, claims for loss ... Read more

GaLEXy Conference 2019

Prettys were honoured to host the Annual GaLEXy Conference in Ipswich last weekend. GaLEXy is an association of international lawyers. Our own Peter Blake, one of the partners in our Commercial Dispute Resolution Team, is the current Chairman. We were able to showcase Ipswich ... 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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