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  • Pickard Finlason Partnership Ltd v Lock & Anor, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, January 15, 2014, [2014] EWHC 25 (TCC)

    1. The claimant, Pickard Finlason Partnership Ltd (``PFP''), is a multidisciplinary professional building design consultancy practice, based in Hale, Cheshire. Its directors are Alex Finlason and Simon Pickard. 2. In 2008 the defendants, Adele Lock and Matt Lock (``the Locks''), purchased a grade 2 listed property in Prestbury, Cheshire, known as...

    ... of a semi-basement section directly underneath the footprint of Butley Hall. It is the impact of this revised scheme upon the ... this point PFP had, as they saw it, failed to obtain firm costs from contractors which they could present to AIB or any other ... projected sales revenue of £5 million (being £500 per square foot based on 10,000 ft.²) which, after deducting development ...

  • Minerva (Wandsworth) Ltd v Greenland Ram (London) Ltd, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, June 23, 2017, [2017] EWHC 1457 (Ch)

    1. In December 2013 the Claimant (`Minerva') obtained planning permission from Wandsworth Borough Council for a large and complex building regeneration scheme for an area in the borough known as the Ram Brewery. The Ram Brewery ceased operating 2006 and the site it occupied, together with adjacent land was earmarked for development. The site, which...

    ... of many existing buildings and the construction of several new buildings including a tower, ... appraisals should be based on current costs and values. It also emphasises that affordable ... towards those; relay the perimeter footway; pay a bus provision contribution totalling ... from Greenland to Minerva of £200 per square foot of increased net sales area for residential ...

  • Plantation Holdings (FZ) LLC v Dubai Islamic Bank PJSC, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, March 23, 2017, [2017] EWHC 520 (Comm)

    Introduction1. This is a claim by the Claimant, Plantation Holdings (FZ) LLC (`Plantation') for some US$2 billion. Plantation is a Dubai company which was incorporated in 2004 for the purpose of developing an upmarket and exclusive polo facility on the outskirts of Dubai which was to include villas, a hotel, rented flats and business units (`Planta...

    ...This was revised upwards to 20,000,000.50 square feet by an amendment entered into on 3 October ... she had never previously managed a construction project and nor had she ever before compiled and ... and as pointed out by Flaux J at [21], the costs of the Refinery Project having escalated, CCH's ... in Logicrose Ltd v Southend United Football Club Limited (The Times, 5 March 1988) that the ...

  • Construction moving slowly in the fast lane: Ghana, like other African 'Lion economies', is going through a construction boom both in infrastructure expansion and in the high-end housing and business premises sectors. But for the majority of urbanites - many recent migrants from the rural areas - alfordable housing is still only a dream. What can and should be done? Neil Ford discusses.

    .... Most construction material is still imported, raising costs still further. Some developers estimate construction costs on rage homes at $300 per square foot, which is far higher than most Ghanaian incomes can sustain. ...

  • Khambay & Anor v Nijhar (t/a Gravitas Consulting), Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, February 06, 2015, [2015] EWHC 190 (QB)

    1. This dispute arises out of a property development which did not achieve what had been hoped for it. That much is common ground between the parties, although not much else is. On the contrary, this is a case in which there are a substantial number of hotly contested issues, not least whether the Defendant (``Mr Nijhar'') committed the tort of dec...

    ... proceedings which suggests that the construction works carried out by the joint venture company ... requests, over £720,000 to cover such costs. It seems to me, again, that I am in no position ...This was an explanation which was hard to square with his earlier evidence that he had spent the ... company, but also from the fact that at the foot of the page the words ``Inderjeet Nijhar t/a ...

  • The Bodo Community & Ors v The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Ltd, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, June 20, 2014, [2014] EWHC 1973 (TCC)

    1. In this Group litigation, the many Claimants, numbering some 15,000 or more and including several representative type claimants and claims on behalf of children, seek damages at common law and statutory compensation under the law of Nigeria in relation to oil spills from pipelines said to have been caused by Shell Petroleum Development Company o...

    ... the area extends to some 9,230 hectares or about 35-36 square miles. There are 24'' and 28'' crude oil pipelines which run ... of the licence the court may order such holder to pay the costs of the proceedings; and if the sum so awarded does not exceed the ... In doing so, he negligently ran over the boy's foot. The plaintiff did not see the occurrence but heard his son ...

  • HSM Offshore BV v Aker Offshore Partner Ltd, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, November 28, 2017, [2017] EWHC 2979 (TCC)

    1. The claimant (``HSM'') is a specialist fabricator of offshore process modules, with a fabrication yard (``the yard'') just outside Rotterdam. The defendant (``Aker'') is a global provider of products and services to the oil and gas industry. 2. By a contract dated 11 April 2014, and incorporating the LOGIC Sub-Contract conditions, Aker engage...

    ... Positions; (iii) Management Positions; and (iv) Third Party Costs. 9. I propose to deal with those matters in this way. In Section ... He also said that Aker ``should put our foot down once and for all on Management. We need to pick a good ... That is caught fair and square by Clause 17.9(b). So if a payment had been made for a forklift ...

  • Monde Petroleum SA v Westernzagros Ltd, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, June 28, 2016, [2016] EWHC 1472 (Comm)

    1. This action arises out of the scramble by Western companies, in the period following the fall of Saddam Hussain, to exploit the natural resources of the Kurdistan region of Iraq. As Christopher Clarke LJ noted in Excalibur Ventures LLC v Texas Keystone Inc [2013] EWHC 2767 (Comm) at [1]. See also Pearl Petroleum Co Ltd and others v Kurdistan R...

    ...a. On a proper construction of Clause 10.2, was any right of WZL to terminate ... For the sake of clarity, I have added in square brackets my identification of the people to whom ... to financing a part of the local partner's costs. The advisers are a BVI company and will not be ... termination and leaving the contract on foot. The same applies to elective termination. 263. ...

  • Martin v Posener & Anor, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, September 13, 2017, [2017] EWHC 2320 (QB)

    1. The Claimant and the Defendants are distant second cousins, the Defendants are brothers. The Claimant and the Defendants did not know each other before the events leading up to the contract, although they were vaguely aware of each other's existence as family members. The Claimant brings this claim to recover sums of money that he says are due t...

    ...i) The construction of the contract. It had been argued that the ...Words in square brackets are my explanations and not part of the ... would be under no liability for the costs and expenses incurred by the Claimant. By clause ... actually being made or were or might be on foot. In other words, the surrounding circumstances. ...

  • Erste Group Bank AG (London Branch) v JSC 'VMZ Red October', Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, October 03, 2013, [2013] EWHC 2926 (Comm)

    1. The Third and Fifth Defendants make applications both dated 31 January 2013 to set aside service of these proceedings upon them outside the jurisdiction in Russia pursuant to the Order of Cooke J dated 24 October 2012. 2. The Claimant (referred to hereafter as ``Erste'') is the London branch of an Austrian bank. It was one of a syndicate of lend...

    ... disproportionate for parties to incur costs, often running to hundreds of thousands of pounds ... the basis of a series of technical and footling complaints. The ACVR acceded to that application ... submits that this falls fairly and squarely within the third case of Dicey Rule 43. . 123. Mr ... I Regulation is not relevant to the construction of Ground 9(a) because the two schemes are ...

  • Vivendi SA Centenary Holdings Iii Ltd v Richards & Ors, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, October 09, 2013, [2013] EWHC 3006 (Ch)

    1. This case concerns nine payments which Centenary Holdings III Limited (``CH3'') made between March 2004 and February 2005. The second defendant, Mr Stephen Bloch, is said to have acted in breach of his duties as a director of CH3 in causing the company to make the payments, which totalled more than £10 million. The first defendant, Mr Murray Ric...

    ... put the group on a more secure financial footing. 4. Mr Richards comes from New Zealand. As a ..., which comprised more than 145,000 square feet, had an open-plan design and a central ...``Other provisions represent the anticipated costs associated with onerous property lease ... end of July 2004, CH3 lent Herongate Construction Limited (``HCL'') £250,000 pursuant to an ...

  • Bank of Ireland & Anor v Watts Group Plc, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, July 12, 2017, [2017] EWHC 1667 (TCC)

    1. In these proceedings, the claimants (``the Bank'') seek damages for professional negligence against the defendant quantity surveyors (``Watts'') relating to a residential development in the heart of York. The developer, who borrowed money from the Bank (``the Borrower''), went into liquidation and could not repay the loan, causing approximately

    ...The proposed square footage of the completed development, set out at paragraph 5.1 of ... £1.3 million to assist with site purchase and development costs for 11 apartments at the site;. (b) That both the Loan To Cost ...

  • Fox Strategic Land and Property Ltd, R (on the application of) v Chorley Borough Council & Ors, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, April 17, 2014, [2014] EWHC 1179 (Admin)

    1. The Community Infrastructure Levy (``CIL'') enables a local planning authority to raise funds from the development of land in its area to pay for infrastructure of various kinds. It was introduced under the provisions of Part 11 of the Planning Act 2008 (``the 2008 Act''), as amended by the Localism Act 2011. Some landowners and developers will

    ..., excluding apartments, which was £65 per square metre. An examination into the submitted charging ... to three things: ``(a) actual and expected costs of infrastructure ..'', ``(b) matters specified ...The NPPF . 33. A footnote to paragraph 9 of the Government's guidance ..., sales rates, contingencies on construction, and the development margin. 54. G.L. Hearn had ...

  • AB v FC, Court of Appeal - Family Division, December 19, 2016, [2016] EWHC 3285 (Fam)

    This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the anonymity of the children and members of their family must be strictly preserved. All persons, including representat...

    ... He is a professional footballer. Having formerly played for a team in the ... That property extended to some 4,000 square feet with five reception rooms, four bathrooms, a ... out by the fact that, notwithstanding the costs of this litigation (to which I shall return ... in Miami which is still under construction and which H bought `off plan' prior to the ...

  • Chartbrook Ltd v Persimmon Homes Ltd & Anor, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, March 02, 2007, [2007] EWHC 409 (Ch),[2007] 2 P & CR 9,[2007] 1 All ER (Comm) 1083

    1. This is a claim for money alleged to be due under a development agreement relating to land in Hardwick's Way, Wandsworth (``the Agreement'') between the Claimant Chartbrook Limited (``Chartbrook'') as Owner, the First Defendant Persimmon Homes Limited (``Persimmon'') as Developer, the Second Part 20 Defendant Stephen Vantreen (``Mr Vantreen'') a...

    ... from a disagreement as to the true construction of Schedule 6 to the Agreement which contains ... at the start of the trial relating to Costs and Incentives (another defined term) and by a ... Area (as defined) multiplied by £110 per square foot plus VAT. 12. Turning to Schedule 6, headed ...

  • Rogers, R v, Court of Appeal - Criminal Division, July 01, 2016, [2016] EWCA Crim 801,[2016] WLR(D) 358

    1. These three appeals were heard together as they gave rise to general questions as to the circumstances in which s.23 of the Criminal Appeal Act 1968 (the 1968 Act) applies to fresh evidence or other information which an appellant may seek to adduce before this court on an appeal against sentence. THE GENERAL PRINCIPLES S.23 of the Criminal Appea...

    ... in P8 or P9 for use in the proposed construction of a garden centre on the site, or whether it ... The question of costs was adjourned until 1 April 2016, when Tapecrown ... was among a group of people in Parliament Square, in the town centre of Hertford. At around 2.25 ... and alerted some police officers who were on foot patrol. The officers went to investigate. As ...

  • Efobi v Royal Mail Group Ltd (Race Discrimination), Court of Appeal - United Kingdom Employment Appeal Tribunal, August 10, 2017, [2017] UKEAT 0203_16_1008

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal (``the EAT'') allowed an appeal from the Employment Tribunal (``the ET''). The Claimant claimed that the Respondent discriminated against him because of his race in rejecting job applications which he made. The EAT held that the ET had misdirected themselves about the effect of section 136 of the Equality Act 2010

    ...FLEETBANK HOUSE, 2-6 SALISBURY SQUARE, LONDON EC4Y 8AE. At the Tribunal. On 4 July ... may be an admissible aid to the construction of a statute in order to establish contextual ... See also, for example, Fennell v Foot Anstey UKEAT/0290/15/DM, where, again, this point ... a differently constituted ET, despite the costs which that will impose on the parties. . 99. I ...

  • Harrods Ltd v Baker (Valuation Officer), Court of Appeal - Lands Tribunal, June 21, 2007, [2007] EWLands RA_36_2005

    RA/36/2005 LANDS TRIBUNAL ACT 1949 RATING ­ valuation ­ department store ­ comparables ­ adjustments ­ location ­ internal arrangement ­ modernity and quality ­ repair and maintenance costs ­ loading facilities ­ very large store ­ whether allowance for quantum ­ held no justification for quantum allowance ­ rateable value reduced from £19,750,000

    ... and quality ­ repair and maintenance costs ­ loading facilities ­ very large store ­ ... overall method, applying a single rate per square foot to the total floorspace of the store. There ...The main building is of steel construction, clad with pink terracotta blocks. It provides ...

  • Streeter v Hughes & Anor, Court of Appeal - Queen's Bench Division, September 20, 2013, [2013] EWHC 2841 (QB)

    1. Craig Streeter (``the claimant'') was born on 9.8.90. On 1.9.04, when he was 14 years of age, he was injured in a road traffic accident when, as a cyclist, he was involved in a collision with a motor car being driven by Darren Hughes (``the first defendant''), who at that time was 35 years of age, (DOB 30.8.69). As a result of that accident the

    ... the road he began to slow down by taking his foot off the accelerator pedal. As he got to the gates ...-banksman working with cranes on construction sites. He stated that he has been informed by ...He did not provide an assessment of the square metreage of accommodation which would be required ...He provided his estimate of the likely costs of extending and altering such a property on the ...

  • Lloyds Bank Plc v McBains Cooper Consulting Ltd, Court of Appeal - Technology and Construction Court, October 02, 2015, [2015] EWHC 2372 (TCC)

    1. This is a claim by Lloyds Bank pl c (``the Bank'') against its project monitor, McBains Cooper, who was retained to advise it in connection with a loan made by the Bank for the development between 2007 and 2009 of a building in Church Road, Willesden, that was used as a church. There is also a claim by McBains Cooper for repayment of sums paid

    ... had sufficient funds to meet the balance of the costs of completing the development, which were thought to be in excess ...2. The date in square brackets indicate my finding as to the date on which the site was ... funding of the work to the third floor would have been on foot. 255. On this basis the amount recommended for drawdown in PR No ...

  • Gottlieb, R (On the Application Of) v Winchester City Council, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, February 11, 2015, [2015] EWHC 231 (Admin)

    1. The Claimant applies for judicial review of the decision of Winchester City Council (``the Council''), dated 6 August 2014, to authorise variations to a contract with a developer (``the Development Agreement'') to build a new mixed retail, residential and transport centre in the heart of Winchester city centre. The area is known as ``Silver Hil...

    ..., a replacement bus station, a civic square, a CCTV office, shop mobility and Dial-a-Ride ... less than 10% of anticipated Development Costs). 14. Clause 4.1 of the Development Agreement ...(a) the cost and standard of construction unless (in the case of cost) the proposed ... out the principles at paragraph 6.267 (footnotes omitted):. ``Another issue to consider is when a ...

  • AW Group Ltd v Taylor Walton (A Firm), Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, July 29, 2013, [2013] EWHC 2610 (Ch)

    1. This judgment in the case of AW Group Limited (as claimant) v Taylor Walton (as defendants), HC11C03360, is divided into nine chapters as follows: (1) introduction, (2) the purchase of Packhorse Place, (3) the trial, (4) breach of duty, (5) causation, (6) loss and damage, (7) contributory negligence, (8) interest, and (9) disposal. But I should

    ... J, page 2318), relating to the construction of what became unit 7. That consent included as ..., where the area is less than a certain square meterage. You mentioned to Dermot that from your ... areas as having a value of £1 per square foot on a lease basis. It was understood that the ... owner on written request by the owner all costs, expenses and losses incurred by the owner as a ...

  • Goldstein v Levy Gee (a Firm), Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, July 01, 2003, [2003] EWHC 1574 (Ch),[2007] Lloyd's Rep PN 18

    In 1971 Mr David Goldstein and Mr Dudley Leigh set up in business as estate agents. In the following year they began to invest and deal in property on their own account, using various companies for that purpose. In 1974 they incorporated Marchday Group plc as a commercial investment and investment company. On 1 August 1988 Mr Goldstein ceased to be...

    ... of 12.5 per cent for ``non listed status/costs of realisation etc.'' The result of those ... a rent for the principal areas of £60 per square foot, and adopted a yield of 7.5 per cent. The ...Mr Howe argued that even if the construction of the articles that I prefer is correct, a ...

  • British- American Insurance (Kenya) Ltd v Matelec Sal & Anor, Court of Appeal - Commercial Court, October 29, 2013, [2013] EWHC 3278 (Comm)

    1. Common issues arise in two arbitration claims, 2013 Folio 225 and 2013 Folio 268. In 2013 Folio 225 the claim is for an order pursuant to section 18(3)(d) of the Arbitration Act 1996 appointing an arbitrator on behalf of the defendants. The claimant says that the defendants have failed to make an appointment in response to the claimant's commenc...

    ... a project (``the project'') for the construction of a power plant (``the power plant'') at Thika ... role was, in Mr Hill's words, more that of a foot-soldier than that of a general. He was acting on ... out the list with line numbers inserted in square brackets:. (4) The twelfth provision concerned ... if the case goes to England - Litigation costs are more expensive in that part of the world. 4. ...

  • Yedina v Yedin & Anor, Court of Appeal - Chancery Division, December 15, 2017, [2017] EWHC 3319 (Ch)

    1. This is a dispute which centres around a husband and wife Mr Yedin and Mrs Yedina, or perhaps former husband and wife - whether there was a divorce is in dispute. In February 2009 Mr Yedin signed a deed in which he made and promised to make certain financial provision for Mrs Yedina. She seeks to enforce it in this action (via a repudiation an...

    ... Wells (5 Calverley House, Post Office Square - ``the Tunbridge Wells flat'') and then in a ... I disagree. On any footing she would be a relevant witness who, if she had ... together with the stamp duty, legal costs and other expenses..". 99. It might have been ...A point of construction on the obligation to discharge the mortgage. 295. ...