Damages in UK Law
Competition Damages – UK implementation of the EU Damages Directive
Regulations implementing the EU Damages Directive in the UK are set to introduce important changes to the law on limitation, burden of proof, and liability in competition damages claims...
Liquidated damages in energy projects
In a noteworthy decision to participants in the energy industry, the High Court of England & Wales examined what constitutes a valid liquidated damages clause in the event of delayed completion...
Liquidated damages for sectional completion
In the recent English High Court case of Vinci Construction UK Ltd v. Beumer Group UK Ltd, the court considered whether liquidated damages were enforceable under a construction contract which provi...
Termination & Liquidated Damages: Less Clear than Ever
The Court of Appeal of England & Wales considered, in respect of a delayed software project, whether a liquidated damages provision survived termination of the contract.
- Damages Actions
Liquidated Damages for Post-Termination Delay?
The High Court of England & Wales considered, in respect of the delayed completion of a solar project, the appropriate end date for liquidated damages under a terminated construction contract.
UK Capital Maintenance Principle May Restrict Damages Awards
Obiter dicta by High Court suggests that damages may not be available as a remedy where an English company breaches a contractual obligation and performance of that obligation would have required a...
- Remoteness Of Damages ' Privy Council Summarises Principles
First UK follow-on cartel damages ruling
The UK High Court ordered Swiss engineering company ABB to pay Anglo-Dutch power-grid joint venture BritNed just over EUR11.5 million in damages in a follow-on action relying on the European Commis...
Liquidated damages on work never completed
The English Court of Appeal recently considered what should happen when a contractor, through its own fault, never delivers any completed work, despite having contracted to do so by a particular da...
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