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CONTRACT: Caught in the net

13 June 2014  

Mark Lewis assesses a decision addressing net contribution clauses and limitation of liability

A net contribution clause, or ‘NCC’, limits a contractor’s liability to losses for which it is responsible. Its aim is to avoid one contractor being jointly and severally liable for the whole of the claimant’s losses.

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  • Case(s) Referenced:

    West & anor v Ian Finlay & Associates (a firm) [2014] EWCA Civ 316