In the first, David Sawtell introduces a forthcoming book, edited by himself and Sir Peter Coulson, entitled The History of the Technology and Construction Court on its 150th Anniversary: Rewriting the Rules. David provides an overview of the topics addressed in this collection of essays, and includes an extract recording an amusing courtroom anecdote.
The second contribution continues the theme of the newsletter’s previous issue, which explored some of the most significant provisions of the Building Safety Act 2022. Samantha Jones considers remediation contribution orders, as introduced by section 124 of the Act. She examines the legislative framework and analyses one of the FTT decisions to consider the granting of a remediation contribution order.
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