Category: January 2015

Focus – January 2015

Welcome to the January 2015 edition of Focus Awards We are pleased to announce that we have recently won the following awards: PFI African Power Deal of the Year 2014 for the Cenpower Power Project in Ghana where we advised the project company, whose shareholders include AFC Equity Investments Limited (a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Africa… Read more »

Summarising the Africa Energy Outlook Special Report: Powering Africa’€™s Future

Africa Energy Outlook Special Report: Powering Africa’s Future This issue of Focus looks at the message of the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) Africa Energy Outlook Special Report. The report is written as part of the IEA’s strategy to promote energy security through encouraging cross border cooperation and producing authoritative research and analysis. It was prepared by… Read more »

Case Study :€“ Limitation of liability clauses in construction contracts

Case Study : Limitation of liability clauses in construction contracts (Harvinder Deol) In our case study in this edition, we consider the recent case Willmott Dixon Partnership Ltd v London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham [2014] EWHC 3191 (TCC) in which the Technology and Construction Court considered clauses for termination for convenience clauses. Willmott Dixon… Read more »

Trinity View: The West African Ebola crisis and Force Majeure

The West African Ebola crisis and Force Majeure (Rob Currall) Since its outbreak in Guinea in December 2013, the Ebola crisis in West Africa has rarely been out of the headlines. Some 5,000 deaths have been reported as at the date of this article, with Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone having been worst affected, as… Read more »