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The Scope of Work According to AB 04

May 04, 2021

One of the most important parts of a construction agreement is the part where the scope of work is defined. There is a major difference between finding scope of work issues early in a construction project, instead of later during the execution phase.

The advantages of identifying scope of work issues early include avoiding on site co-ordination problems, time loss, sensitive discussions regarding additional payment and deductions etcetera. What applies according to the Swedish standard form agreement AB 04, regarding the scope of work? Isak Willborg takes on the subject in his article now published in the Swedish legal journal Juridisk Tidskrift, 2020-21 NR 4.

 

You can read the full article here.

The REPowerEU Plan – The EU Commission’s response to the energy market disruptions

On 18 May 2022, the EU Commission presented the REPowerEU Plan in response to the current world-wide energy market disruptions which have been caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
May 24, 2022

Sanctions update April 14

Further to our previous sanctions updates Sanctions update March 16, Sanctions Newsletter update 11 of March, Sanctions newsletter of 3 of March, Sanctions newsletter of 25 of February, we herewith provide a further update of recent sanctions developments following Russia’s war against Ukraine:
April 14, 2022

New guidance on sustainability agreements between competitors

On 1 March 2022, the European Commission published draft revised guidelines on co-operation between competitors, together with draft revised block exemption regulations for specialisation agreements and R&D agreements. Unlike the current guidelines, which expire on 31 December 2022, the new guidelines include a chapter on the assessment of so-called sustainability agreements.
April 01, 2022