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FIDIC Contracts: Contemporary Records and Contractors' Claims
  • Construction
  • Falkland Islands
  • 01 September 2003

International Federation of Consulting Engineers contracts require a contractor who wishes to make a claim to keep "contemporary records". The meaning of these words was the issue at stake in a case decided in the Falkland Islands Supreme Court earlier this year. The decision indicates that contractors should not rely on witness statements to fill in gaps in their records.

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