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Another piece of the puzzle: Are penalty clauses unenforceable or void?

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Original languageEnglish
TypeSubmission for Essay Prize
Media of outputTo be Published on the Society of Construction Law's Resource Page
Number of pages10
Unpublished5 Jan 2021

King's Authors


In this paper, it is submitted that where liquidated damages clauses fall afoul of the Penalty Rule, they would be not enforceable by the parties in court. But furthermore, such clauses should not be treated as invalid or void.

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