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10Sep92 UK: CONSTRUCTION'S LATE PAYMENT CAMPAIGN RUNS AGROUND.

A minister's hopes of sorting out late payers are being bogged down in contractual disputes. Consumer affairs minister Baroness Denton pledged in June to take up cases of subcontractors facing unpaid bills from large construction companies.Since then nearly 30 firms have written to her asking for help. But she has found that payment disputes in construction are often embroiled in a tangle web on contractual rows.A spokesman for the Department of Trade and Industry's Small Firms Division ...

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