JCT AND SWEET & MAXWELL
In May 05 The Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) and Sweet & Maxwell joined forces in a new working arrangement, whereby Sweet & Maxwell will publish all the contracts and other building documentation produced by JCT.
JCT was established in 1931, and for over 70 years has produced standard forms of contracts, guidance notes and other standard documentation for use in the construction industry. In 1998 JCT became incorporated as a company limited by guarantee. The company is responsible for producing suites of contract documents and in operating the JCT Council.
ABOUT Sweet & Maxwell
Sweet & Maxwell is a leading provider of information and solutions to the legal and professional markets in the UK and Ireland. With over 200 years of history and heritage in legal publishing, Sweet & Maxwell offers detailed and specialist knowledge, understanding, interpretation and commentary across a wide range of subjects in a variety of formats to meet customers' needs - books, journals, periodicals, looseleafs, CD-ROMs and online services.