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…


Top Tips Contract Documents

More often than not, the contract documents will form the basis of any claim. If something has changed, the extent of the change may only…


Badly Presented Claims

Our training partners, Claims Class, teach the following four key points in claim and response writing:Key Point 1 - Make the reader's…