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Construction & Engineering

New adjudication process for a brave new world

Napthens - May 7th 2020
Construction ligitation specialist Katherine Sibley looks at a recent new procedure for streamlining disputes valued at less than £50,000. The new system makes it easier for small businesses to access adjudication in such cases.
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Construction and engineering litigation specialist joins Napthens in Kendal

Napthens - March 27th 2018
A specialist in construction and engineering litigation has joined the Kendal office of regional law firm Napthens.
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Appointing construction professionals

Napthens - August 31st 2017
A construction law expert is warning of the importance of properly appointing a professional team to oversee a commercial development, particularly where a developer is hoping to obtain funding for the build. The team will usually include an architect, quantity surveyor (QS) and more than one engineer.
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Napthens advises as iconic Windermere hotel undergoes multi-million-pound redevelopment

Napthens - January 10th 2017
Low Wood Bay Resort & Spa is set for a brand new look in 2017 with a major refurbishment and new build.
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EU warning over procurement regulations

Napthens - September 2nd 2016
A Construction and Engineering legal expert is warning that the ‘Brexit’ vote to leave the EU will not mean public bodies in the UK can ignore important rules which govern procurement and tendering processes for large, public projects.
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Getting paid is ‘all in the paperwork’

Napthens - July 1st 2016
A construction law expert is warning of the importance of making sure that parties involved in a construction contract adhere to payment terms or risk serious consequences.
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Leigh latest recruit to Napthens in Cumbria

Napthens - April 15th 2016
Construction and engineering specialist Leigh Child has joined the Penrith office of Napthens solicitors.
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New partner appointments at Napthens

Napthens - March 9th 2016
High profile solicitors Earle Brady and Kate Mallaband have joined North West law firm Napthens as Head of Construction & Engineering and Commercial Property partner respectively.
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‘Keep an eye on cash flow’ warning for construction sector

Napthens - March 31st 2015
A construction industry expert is warning of the need to monitor cash flow and insist on timely payments.
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From the Clapham Omnibus to the Eurostar: Public Procurement and the reasonable man

Napthens - August 11th 2014
Healthcare at Home Limited -v- The Common Services Agency [2014] UKSC 49
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Construction & Engineering

Napthens - March 10th 2014
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Napthens appointed to advise on major property deal

Napthens - March 7th 2014
Lancashire law firm Napthens has been appointed to advise on a major property development in the North East of England.
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Napthens builds construction team

Napthens - February 28th 2013
The construction team at Napthens solicitors has expanded with the appointment of Husna Patel.
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Get contract in place for your refurbishment project

Napthens - September 1st 2012
Tricia Morrison is Head of Construction at Napthens solicitors. Here she explains the key legal issues surrounding construction contracts when embarking on a refurbishment project.
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Construction Act: Are you ready?

Napthens - October 5th 2011
Construction contracts entered into from 1 October will be subject to the amendments to the "Construction Act 1996".
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Napthens appoints Head of Construction

Napthens - September 28th 2011
Tricia Morrison has been appointed Partner and Head of Construction at Lancashire law firm Napthens.
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