Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 359 (Nov)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Technology and Construction Court)

Christopher Clarke J

Representation Fionnuala McCredie (instructed by Pitts-Tucker & Co) for the claimant.
  Kate Vaughan-Neil (instructed by Charles Russell) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 25 November 2005


Building contract - Adjudication - Award - Jurisdiction to make award - Stay of enforcement - Financial situation of claimant - Whether adjudicator determining matters outwith reference to adjudication - Whether enforcement of award ought to be stayed.

The Case

In all the circumstances, the adjudicator had not exceeded his jurisdiction by considering matters outwith the dispute that had been referred to him, nor would it be appropriate to grant a stay of enforcement of that award.

Practice Areas

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