May 2015
Law Update;5/20/2015, p1
The article reports on liabilities of construction contractors to pay liquidated damages if contractual obligation are breached in Qatar. Topics discussed include use of liquidated damages clauses to regulate contractual breaches; replacement of the term liquidated damages with delay damages in the Red Book of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC); and authorization of local courts to reduce amount payable under the Qatari law.


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