Omission of Items Included in the Bills of Quantities, but not Shown on the Drawings

I recently received a request for advice from a Claims Class course attendee, which I thought would make a good blog topic, as I have come…


Claim Appendices and Editing

You may have completed a good narrative to tell the story of your claim and you may be thinking that your job is almost done, so it may now…


What Qualifies as a Force Majeure Event Under FIDIC?

One of our distance learning students contacted me for some advice on a claim that she had received based on force majeure on a contract…


Evaluating Defects

In Claims Class Case Studies, we present a case study of a real situation for the reader to study and decide on the correct contractual…


Climatic Conditions

We recently had a request on social media to discuss when climatic conditions may provide grounds to a claim. There may very well be times…