MacRoberts



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

Project Bank Accounts in Scotland – 15 Key Questions

In September, the Scottish Government published several documents relating to the use of Project Ban ...

Published 28 October 2016

Blog: JCT Design & Build 2016 – what is expected in Scotland?

Solicitor Kate Primrose outlines what might be expected to happen in Scotland in reference to the ...

Published 18 October 2016

Chartered Institute of Building honours MacRoberts partner

Head of construction at MacRoberts LLP, Neil Kelly, has been presented with a top award from the  ...

Published 29 April 2016