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Neil Kelly: As you were? …an important decision from the Scottish Appeal Court on collateral warranties

MacRoberts head of construction Neil Kelly looks at the implications of the Scottish Appeal Court's ...

Published 13 September 2019

Blog: True Valuations – when can they truly be sought?

Solicitor Amy Drew of Scottish lawyers MacRoberts addresses changes to the law in the wake ...

Published 1 April 2019

MacRoberts: CMA continues to enforce its cartel agenda on construction industry

Following the news that five office fit-out companies were fined more than £7 million after ad ...

Published 8 March 2019

Blog: Construction suppliers facing new challenges in 2019

Sarah Pengelly discusses the pros and cons of “living wills” for construction suppliers. ...

Published 16 January 2019

Sheppard Robson and MacRoberts announce new wellbeing series event

Architectural practice Sheppard Robson, in conjunction with Scottish law firm MacRoberts LLP, has an ...

Published 8 January 2019

Blog: ‘Smash and Grab’: The Appeal

Rebecca Barrass provides an insight on a Court of Appeal ruling into a ‘smash and grab’ ...

Published 12 November 2018

Blog: Glendoe Tunnel – the collapse of reasonable skill and care?

Rebecca Barrass looks at the litigation surrounding the Glendoe Hydro-Electric Scheme In January ...

Published 6 June 2018

Blog: Construction Act reform – potential impact on the industry

Rebecca Barrass looks at the details of a UK government consultation reviewing changes to constru ...

Published 19 January 2018

Blog: Top construction contract tips

Craig Bradshaw gives his top 10 tips for reviewing design responsibility in construction contrac ...

Published 12 January 2018

Blog: Lessons in payment notices and pay less notices

Shona McCusker looks at two recent cases highlighting the difficulties in practice with payment a ...

Published 13 November 2017

Blog: Fact over forecast in construction contracts

Mike Barlow from MacRoberts details a case regarding compensation event provisions of NEC contrac ...

Published 14 June 2017

Blog: Data Protection: Information Security and the Construction Industry

Earlier this month, the construction company known as Construction Materials Online Limited was fi ...

Published 24 May 2017

Update: Sheriff Appeal Court considers ‘intention’ in payment notices

The requirements of a valid payment notice issued under a construction contract were considered in a ...

Published 17 February 2017

Update: Scottish Government consults on unconventional oil and gas development

The Scottish Government is consulting on the future of unconventional oil and gas development in S ...

Published 14 February 2017