This recent Discussion was initiated by me, George McLaughlin. I posed the following question:
What methods or procedures are most effective to ensure compliance with contract Notice requirements (if any)?
Most contracts contain Notice requirements of various sorts. Notice regarding variations / changed work can be reasonably straightforward. Notice regarding delay (by others) and disruption (by others) can be considerably more challenging. Of course, the challenges include form or method of notice as well as the onset of recognition of the delay or disruption. Another complication is the acceptability of constructive notice under applicable law. Please present some views on this topic. [Read more…]