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09Aug91 UK: SECURE YOUR JUST DESSERTS - ADVICE FOR CONTRACTORS ON HOW TO ENSURE PROMPT PAYMENT. (1 OF 3)

In these difficult times contractors must ensure that payment arrives on time for the work that they do. Solicitor Michael Tiplady explains how to get your money.Dispute over payment is the scourge of the British construction industry. The Confederation of Construction Specialists estimates that contractors lose £1,000 million every year due to payment-related disputes.Although the European Commission is putting forward proposals to deal with the problem, the contractor will continue ...

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