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“Pay less” notices: the contractor’s payment prerogative?

The payment provisions of construction contracts can often lead to disputes between property developers and contractors. This insight considers the impact of two recent Court cases which have tested the application of pay less notice clauses.

Overview: recent case law


The impact of an invalid pay less notice

Grove Developments Ltd v S&T (UK) Ltd [2018] EWHC 123 (TCC) (27 February 2018)

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The absence of a pay less notice

Adam Architecture Limited v Halsbury Homes Limited[2017] EWCA Civ 1735 (2 November 2017)

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