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The UK Supreme Court has upheld a contract concluded between a property developer and an estate agent over the telephone, including a disputed element of commission for the agent. 20 Feb 2019
The Court of Appeal has upheld a limitation of liability clause negotiated between the parties on a defective construction project, when work began before the parties formalised those terms. 23 Oct 2018
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This article is based on UK law. It was last reviewed in June 2008. Stop for just a moment and think. The facilities management contract you are about to enter into will come to an end. The worst...
This guide was last updated in February 2008. It is based on the laws in the UK (and it explains differences between the position in England and Wales and the position in Scotland). See also: Onlin...
This guide is based on the law of the UK. It was last updated February 2008. The ability to form contracts online has revolutionised the way business is conducted. In the UK, almost all types of...
The English High Court has ruled that a charter company was in breach of contract when it failed to provide cargoes to a ship owner – but that the contract’s ‘force majeure’ clause means it escapes paying damages. 24 Sep 2018
The use of electronic signatures (e-signatures) can prove that data processing contracts have been concluded and their terms agreed to, the EU's justice commissioner has said. 12 Sep 2018