Some would say the latest ruling by the House of Lords goes against the Construction Act-what does this mean for the industry?

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The Melville Dundas vs George Wimpey case ruled that Wimpey could refuse to pay Melville, which went into administration, despite not issuing a withholding notice five days before payment. Do you think this ruling goes against the Construction Act, and if it does, what does it mean for the industry?