Articles from the Silver Shemmings Ash Team on contractual matters, recent case law changes and items of interest in the construction and property world

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What Makes Silver Shemmings Ash Different From Your Place Of Work by Sabra Farmand

Well, it is obvious from the title that this blog post will be very different from the first two posts written by my colleagues. I did not […]

November 2, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
We’ve Won! BITA Supporter Of The Year

A great night at the British And Irish Trading Alliance dinner on Saturday 20th October and we are so proud to have won the award for BITA […]

October 31, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Concurrent Delay by Conor Ahern

In this blog Conor Ahern looks at the topic of concurrent delay and the position following the case of North Midland Building Ltd -v- Cyden Homes Ltd […]

October 19, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Silver Shemmings Ash team braves Sleepout Challenge to tackle poverty and homelessness by Cat Westmacott

Sleepout Challenge 2018 A dedicated team from Silver Shemmings Ash are grabbing their sleeping bags, braving the cold and spending a night sleeping outside the Royal Academy […]

October 16, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Limitation Periods – Have You Waited Too Long? by Richard Silver

Claims arising from construction projects often require consideration of the law of limitation. An employer, for example, could have a really strong claim against a contractor for […]

October 8, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Collateral Warranties & Bonds – Your Questions Answered by Henry Hathaway

One of the most misunderstood and misapplied sequences during a construction development is the use and application of collateral warranties. They are documents that are ordinarily left […]

October 3, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Notice Periods by Brandon Silver

Over the course of the last few weeks, one of the areas that has particularly struck me is the importance that is attached to complying with certain […]

October 3, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Common Questions From Construction Clients by Richard Silver

Most of our tradesmen have cleared the site we are contracted to work on. However, our electricians are still on site currently. Would this constitute abandonment of […]

October 2, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Assessing Extensions Of Time by Richard SIlver

Delays occur on most construction projects, leading to the regular concern of contractors that the works will not be completed by the Completion Date and they will […]

October 2, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
Failure To Serve – A Change Of Approach? by Richard Silver

In a change of approach to earlier decisions in ISG v Seevic and Galliford Try v Estura, it was held in February 2018 in Grove Developments v […]

September 18, 2018 | Silver Shemmings READ MORE
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