Posts by Chris Hallam

  • The return of the alliance

    Alliancing seems to be back in vogue. While it has always been in use in the UK over the last fifteen or so years, it has never really made it to the mainstream in quite the same way that it has in other jurisdictions. For example, in Australia, alliancing accounts for one third of public … Continue reading The return of the alliance

  • Deeds of novation – or not!

    To what extent is a deed of novation necessary in order to novate a contract? Can there be a valid novation without a formal deed of novation?