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Construction Law: "Back to Basics" - What should your construction contract include?

Construction Law: "Back to Basics" - What happens when disputes arise...

Welcome to the Construction Law "Back to Basics" podcast – a series of podcasts by Stevens & Bolton’s Construction and Engineering Team designed to provide listeners with an overview of the core construction law principles you need to be aware of throughout the key stages of a construction project.

Whether you are procuring a professional team or looking to pursue a claim, our series of podcasts hopes to provide you with a succinct summary of the practical points that need to be at the forefront of your mind as a project moves from conception to completion.

In the second episode, Chris Lamb and Samuel Burnage consider the key practical points you need to ensure are captured within the body of any building contract entered into, including:

  • warnings surrounding the use of off the shelf building contracts
  • caps on liability
  • insurance responsibilities for both the contractor and developer
  • liquidated damages

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