|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 125 (Oct)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 2218 (TCC)|
|Court:||Queen's Bench Division, Technology and Construction Court|
|Representation||Martin Bowdery QC (instructed by Mayer Brown International LLP) for the claimant.|
|Stephen Furst QC (instructed by Hawkswell Kilvington) for the defendant.|
|Judgment Dates:||1 September 2009|
Building contract - Adjudication - Jurisdiction to make award - Sub-contract for mechanical and electrical services - Claimant failing to meet planned completion date - Defendant deducting liquidated damages from contract price pursuant to contract - Claimant referring dispute to adjudication blaming delay on defendant - Claimant's adjudication unsuccessful - Claimant bringing second adjudication - Claimant successful - Defendant claiming adjudicator acting outside jurisdiction - Defendant claiming breach of natural justice - Defendant claiming bias on part of adjudicator.