Two recent develoments with implicatiosn for England and Wales.
In Scotland, the regulatory landscape in terms of controlling invasive species has already changed and strengthened significantly with the adoption of the Wildlife and Natural Environment (Scotland) Act 2011.
There you are, doing the job. Then ground conditions are not as expected. The customer says you have delayed the work and cost them money. The supplier says pay me now. Nightmare. Who pays to put it right? What can the supplier do?