Statute of limitations on claims under a design works contract

In the latest issue of the Konsultant magazine, a publication by the Association of Consulting Engineers and Experts (SIDiR), legal counsel Krzysztof Kowalczyk takes up the subject of claims in the context of contracts for design works. In his analysis, he invokes the most significant case-law and indicates the frequent problems faced by both parties to such contracts. Among these, he lists claims for payment of remuneration, claims under warranty for design defects, quality guarantee and contractual penalties, and claims seeking compensation and reparation. In his text, BSJP’s expert also addresses the issue of the statute of limitations on claims and situations in which parties to the contract can count on an extension of the possibility to pursue claims.

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