CEF/BDO survey finds construction companies facing increasing obstacles to sustained growth

The second Construction Employers Federation (CEF)/BDO Northern Ireland Half-Year State of Trade Survey has revealed the books were full or nearly full for almost half of local construction companies during the second 6 months of 2017, albeit that this was down on the first 6 months of the year.

The end of the smash & grab adjudication?

Article by John Dugdale, Associate, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, at Federation Patron A&L Goodbody: A recent judgment may have signaled the beginning of the end for the so-called "smash & grab" adjudication.