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Ideas are just the start

Ideas are just the start

BIM Bother: Contractor Locked Out

Can a court compel a consultant to provide access to design data stored on a BIM platform pending resolution of a dispute over payment? Yes

A £55 million power station was to be built in the Falkland Islands. During the tender period, the contractor engaged the consultant to provide design consultancy services, for which they received a modest payment, with a view to the consultant carrying out full design services if the bid was successful.

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When Life Gives you Lemons (or Brexit...) It’s Time to get out the Gin!

When you think of all the things Scots gave the world, from TV to penicillin to the North Coast 500 (and arguably Outlander), we are a rare bunch of creative exporters.  International strategy is key for Burness Paull.  A substantial part of our business is in acting for clients doing business beyond our boundaries.

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Formal Opening Of Grenfell Tower Inquiry

The formal opening of the Grenfell Tower Inquiry takes place today (14 September) in London.  The Grenfell Tower fire is a tragedy that can be quickly dismissed as one that could not happen to you or your business.  Without a doubt it is a tragic catalyst, grabbing everyone’s attention and putting the focus back on fire safety.  However, more widely the tragedy like others which have happened before can be used as a management tool providing an opportunity to reflect on your own business, beyond just fire safety, to ensure positive influences on understanding of relevant duti

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