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‘Detail’ in Adjudication

In Amey Wye Valley Ltd v The County of Herefordshire District Council [2016] EWHC 2368 (TCC) the learned Judge observed, “Errors of fine detail are part of the process effectively accepted by Parliament as a consequence of the process of adjudication. The `right’ answer is secondary to the parties having a rapid answer.”.

The adjudicator had made a mistake in his spreadsheet.  Amey said it was 2.5 million, HDC 1.9 million.

That’s fine detail?

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