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8th Corporate Manslaughter Conviction

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Sterecycle (Rotheram) Ltd became the eighth company to be convicted of corporate manslaughter under the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007 following the death of employee Michael Whinfrey. [Read More...]

7th Corporate Manslaughter Conviction

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Cavendish Masonary Limited became the seventh company to be convicted of corporate manslaughter under the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007. [Read More...]

When are Adjudicators’ Decisions Unenforceable?

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Although, the adjudication system introduced by the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (“the Act”) is generally a robust and successful process, there are occasions where the system falters. If you believe your adjudication hearing was unfair or biased, or if you do not think adjudication was the correct avenue at all, you may be able bring a challenge on one of a limited number of grounds. [Read More...]

Corporate Manslaughter - Emergency Response

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Following on from our series of Corporate Manslaughter Conviction blogs we ask - Are your legal retainers in place? The action taken in the immediate aftermath of fatal construction, engineering and manufacturing industrial accidents can be crucial. Be prepared to respond in 5 crucial areas: [Read More...]

A warm welcome to the new Fisher Scoggins Waters website

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FSW are pleased to announce the launch of our new fully responsive website fisherscogginswaters.co.uk. Our new design gives us the opportunity through our ‘blog’ and social media platforms (Twitter, Linkedin and Google + ) to offer our views on exciting news and provide up-to-date information on the latest legal developments in construction, engineering and manufacturing. [Read More...]

Unaoil Limited -v- Leighton Offshore PTE Limited

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Liquidated and ascertained damages (LADs) clauses are sometimes challenged by those who have to pay them on the grounds that they are penalty clauses rather than genuine pre-estimates of damage. If a LADs clause is deemed to be a penalty, then it will be unenforceable. [Read More...]

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