Construction & Engineering Guide — December 2013

Developments in technology have revolutionised the way in which business is conducted. The increasing use of cloud services, mobile devices and social media has led to a dramatic rise in the volume of day-to-day business communication. The quantity of electronic documents that is now created can, however, become problematic in the context of disputes that reach the English courts.

While this guide has been drafted specifically with domestic litigation in mind, many of the principles discussed apply equally to international arbitration. This guide can therefore be used as a guideline highlighting best practice in the context of international arbitration.

This guide examines the recent reform of e-disclosure obligations introduced to tackle the demands of modern business disputes and offers practical tips to help you stay ahead of the game…

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