Construction Law

Construction Law Author Jim Mason
ISBN-10 9781317391777
Year 2016-04-14
Pages 398
Language en
Publisher Routledge
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This innovative book provides a thorough and comprehensive guide to construction law by blending together black letter law and socio-legal approaches. This mixed methodology makes an ideal introduction to the subject for those studying to enter the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) Industry in a professional capacity. Designed to equip the student with all they need to know about construction law, the topics covered include: The fundamentals of law and the English legal system Contract, business, tort and property law Procurement, subcontracting and partnering Building Information Modelling and best practice Dispute resolution including mediation, arbitration, litigation and adjudication The books suitability for study is enhanced by its logical structure, chapter summaries and further reading lists whilst the role of law in achieving a more collaborative and less confrontational AEC industry is examined in detail. Construction Law: From Beginner to Practitioner takes the reader on a journey from basic legal concepts through to a more detailed appreciation of what the AEC needs as a specialist client for legal services. This book is useful not only for understanding the basics, but also as a reference that practitioners will use time and again.

Construction Law

Construction Law Author William Allensworth
ISBN-10 1604423234
Year 2009
Pages 752
Language en
Publisher American Bar Association
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Written by leading construction law practitioners, the Forum on the Construction Industry's new textbook Construction Law meets the pressing need for a comprehensive law school textbook. It provides a complete orientation to the construction industry and its processes, and it can be used for introductory survey courses or more advanced courses oriented towards litigation or transactions.

Smith Currie and Hancock s Common Sense Construction Law

Smith  Currie and Hancock s Common Sense Construction Law Author Thomas J. Kelleher, Jr.
ISBN-10 9781118858158
Year 2014-11-20
Pages 896
Language en
Publisher John Wiley & Sons
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Cut through the legalese to truly understand construction law Smith, Currie & Hancock's Common Sense Construction Law is a guide for non-lawyers, presenting a practical introduction to the significant legal topics and questions affecting the construction industry. Now in its fifth edition, this useful guide has been updated to reflect the most current developments in the field, with new information on Public Private Partnerships, international construction projects, and more. Readers will find full guidance toward the new forms being produced by the AIA, AGC, and EJDC, including a full review, comparison to the old forms, areas of concern, and advice for transitioning to the new forms. The companion website features samples of these documents for ease of reference, and end of chapter summaries and checklists help readers make use of the concepts in practice. The updated instructor support material includes scenario exercises, sample curriculum, student problems, and notes highlighting the key points student responses should contain. Construction is one of the nation's single largest industries, but its fractured nature and vast economic performance leave it heavily dependent upon construction law for proper functioning. This book is a plain-English guide to how state and federal law affects the business, with practical advice on avoiding disputes and liability. Understand construction law without wading through legal theory Get information on an emerging method of funding large-scale projects Parse the complexities presented by international and overseas projects Migrate to the new AIA, AGC, and EJDC forms smoothly and confidently This book doesn't cover legal theory or serve as a lawyer's guide to case law and commentary – its strength is the clear, unaffected common-sense approach that caters to the construction professional's perspective. For a better understanding of construction law, Smith, Currie & Hancock's Common Sense Construction Law is an efficient reference.

Adjudication in Construction Law

Adjudication in Construction Law Author Darryl Royce
ISBN-10 9781317434016
Year 2016-03-17
Pages 490
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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This book brings together, in one convenient place, all the relevant material on the process of Adjudication in Construction. It will provide clarity for those involved in the adjudication process, or related proceedings, in the form of a detailed and reliable text that supports each proposition with a statutory provision or a judicial observation. Included in this book is a summary of the different procedures adopted in other jurisdictions, as well as a chronological account of the reviews and proposals for reforms made to Part II of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996. There is also an explanation of the payment procedures under the statutory framework. Finally, readers will be able to make use of appendices comprised of the statutory material, the various contractual adjudication procedures currently available, and necessary forms. Any lawyers or construction professionals involved in Adjudication will find this book to be a clear and comprehensive aid to their practice.

Construction Law

Construction Law Author Julian Bailey
ISBN-10 9781317912651
Year 2014-04-04
Pages 2770
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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Construction Law by Julian Bailey provides a detailed treatment of the major issues arising out of construction and engineering projects, with extensive references to case law, statutes and regulations, standard forms of contract and legal commentary. It is a “one stop shop” for busy practitioners with construction law issues as it presents a comprehensive view of the subject matter of construction law in England, Wales, Australia and internationally. Construction Law provides: Detailed treatment of the major issues arising out of construction and engineering projects, with extensive references to case law, statutes and regulations, standard forms of contract and legal commentary. A three-volume work, giving a comprehensive view of the subject matter of construction law in England, Wales, Australia and internationally. A “one stop shop” for all your construction law issues.

Construction Law

Construction Law Author Professor John Uff, QC
ISBN-10 0414055330
Year 2017-03-31
Pages 626
Language en
Publisher
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Construction Law provides the reader with a comprehensive guide to the complex world of construction contracts, litigation, planning and environmental law, Public and EU law, statutes, safety and building regulations - all of which are thoughtfully and comprehensively explained in a clear, concise tone that is suitable for both the student and professional reader. Includes key coverage of FIDIC, NECC, JCT and ICE forms

Construction Law Handbook

Construction Law Handbook Author Thomas Telford Limited
ISBN-10 0727734857
Year 2007-01
Pages 982
Language en
Publisher Thomas Telford
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A legal reference on construction law that offers guidance for professionals and addresses the important construction law issues.

California Construction Law

California Construction Law Author Gibbs
ISBN-10 9780735592575
Year 2010-11-01
Pages 1121
Language en
Publisher Aspen Publishers
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The topics in the book are organized in the same manner as they would actually arise in a construction project. First, the book deals with pre-construction issues licensing, bidding, and the formation of the construction contract. It then discusses what happens when things go wrong with breach of contract by the owner and/or the contractor. An in-depth analysis is provided with regard to claims involving delay, disruption, and acceleration. Several chapters are then devoted to statutory remedies-mechanics' liens, stop notices, and bonds both on public and private works. Finally, coverage is provided on other issues and subjects involving the construction industry, including expanding liability, home improvement contracts, bankruptcy, and alternative dispute resolution.

Construction Law and Management

Construction Law and Management Author Keith Pickavance
ISBN-10 9781317859666
Year 2013-09-05
Pages 544
Language en
Publisher CRC Press
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Construction Law and Management explains the state of design information appropriate to a given procurement route, and the need to identify risks and strategies for managing them. This handy desk side reference offers a comprehensive guide to construction law and management and is essential reading for anyone in the construction, architecture and engineering industries.

Understanding Construction Law

Understanding Construction Law Author Tom Et Al Davie
ISBN-10 0409341649
Year 2015-12-11
Pages
Language en
Publisher
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Forthcoming Publication date: October, 2015 Understanding Construction Law by Tom Davie, Tony Earls, Phil Evans, Kim Lovegrove and Jeremy Coggins is an overview text, designed for students in disciplines such as construction, architecture engineering or business who need to understand construction law. Format: Paperback Once published, this title will also be available in eBook format. [eISBN: 9780409341652] This text will also be a valuable reference for individuals working in the construction industry. It illustrates how legal principles are applied in transactions, covering all Australian jurisdictions and including information on construction industry and practice. The author team combines in-depth experience in the construction industry, legal practice and academia to present an authoritative but readable and practical text with no assumed knowledge of law. Features oÂeo covers all Australian jurisdictions oÂeo includes information on construction industry and practice oÂeo no assumed knowledge of law Related LexisNexis Titles Cremean, Whitten & Sharkey, Brooking on Building Contracts, 5th ed, 2014 Gerber & Ong, Best Practice in Construction Disputes - Avoidance, Management and Resolution, 2013 Wilson, Security of Payment in New South Wales and Victoria, 2014

Remedies in Construction Law

Remedies in Construction Law Author Roger Ter Haar
ISBN-10 9781135133290
Year 2013-07-04
Pages 464
Language en
Publisher Taylor & Francis
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Remedies in Construction Law brings together various well - established strands of the law and considers practical remedies for breach of contract and tort in connection with construction projects. This is the first time that the subject of remedies has been approached in this way with regard to construction law specifically. The book also includes chapters on how to resolve a dispute through different methods of alternative dispute resolutions.