15/02/2012 in Dispute Resolution, Real Estate, Real Estate & Development
Adjudication is a mandatory procedure for determining disputes, which was introduced in the construction industry by the Housing Grants, Construction & Regeneration Act 1996 (the “Construction Act”). As the Adjudicator should reach his decision within 28 days of the Referral to him, it is a very speedy process, and one that, today, is used in the vast majority of construction disputes.
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