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Construct Newsletter March 2019

March 2019 Issue 115

"Welcome to our 2019 edition of Prettys’ Construct:

This month we are delighted to feature a guest article from Jason Fayers of Scrutton Bland on the changes to the off-payroll working rules as well as looking 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"


Further clarity provided in the decision in M Davenport Builders Ltd v Greer and another [2019]

M Davenport Builders Ltd v Greer and another [2019] is the first reported case since the Court of Appeal decision in Grove (reported on in our previous editions of Construct)in which it was held that a payee can commence further adjudication to determine ... Read more

Update on the Thames Lower Crossing

Highways England has been in the early stages of planning a new crossing for Thames to ease the burden on the Dartford Crossing. Named the ‘Lower Thames Crossing’ they plan to construct a new tunnel crossing which will create a link between the ... Read more

IR35 is Changing Be Prepared

    In the Budget at the end of 2018, the Chancellor announced plans to change the off-payroll working rules known as IR35.  Jason Fayers, Managing Partner at financial services firm Scrutton Bland discusses the changes and how they could have a significant effect on ... Read more

Developers' Club Seminars

In March Prettys held two Developers’ Club seminars, one at the Suffolk Food Hall in Ipswich and the second at the Essex County Cricket Club in Chelmsford. Thank you to anyone that attended and special thanks to our guest speakers from Savills, Wil ... 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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