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.

2004 Construction Law Update

2004 Construction Law Update Author Neal J Sweeney
ISBN-10 0735548994
Year 2004-01-01
Pages 471
Language en
Publisher Aspen Publishers Online
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For the past decade, legal and business professionals in the construction industry have eagerly anticipated the annual release of this best-selling guide. the Construction Law Update, 2004 Edition in its thirteenth year, chronicles and communicates changes in the construction industry. Comprised of 12 informative chapters -- each written by an expert or experts in the field -- the 2004 update offers these contributing authors' timely, practical analysis on many current issues in the construction industry. CONSTRUCTION LAW UPDATE brings you up-to-date with new developments impacting six major geographical regions of the United States (the Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, Northwest, and West). For these regions, you'll discover what's happening in vital areas like: New legislation affecting payment obligationsMinority business enterprise requirementsBidding rights and obligationsContractual rights and obligationsBonds and liensInsurance and suretiesBuilding Code issuesArbitrationAnd more!

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 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.

Construction Law Update 2010

Construction Law Update 2010 Author Sweeney
ISBN-10 9780735592902
Year 2010-05
Pages 504
Language en
Publisher Aspen Publishers Online
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For the past 18 years, legal and business professionals in the construction law industry have eagerly anticipated the annual release of this best-selling guide. the Construction Law Update chronicles and communicates changes in the construction law industry. Comprised of 14 informative chapters -- each written by an expert or experts in the field -- the 2010 Edition offers these contributing authors' timely, practical analysis on many current issues in the construction law industry. Construction Law Update brings you up-to-date with new developments impacting six major geographical regions of the United States: Southeast, Northeast, Southwest, West, Northwest, and Midwest. For these regions, you'll discover what's happening in vital areas like: New legislation affecting payment obligations Bidding rights and obligations Contractual rights and obligations Bonds and liens Insurance and sureties Building Code issues Arbitration And more!

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.

Illinois Construction Law

Illinois Construction Law Author Daniel Meyer
ISBN-10 0735535175
Year 2003-01-01
Pages 514
Language en
Publisher Aspen Publishers Online
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Illinois Construction Law is the only resource that covers Illinois construction projects chronologically and completely, from beginning to end. This guide is packed with valuable insights for lawyers and laypersons alike on the widest variety of topics, including: Public and Private Bidding Project Delivery and Key Contract Terms No-Damage -for-Delay Clauses Pay-When-Paid Clauses Indemnity Clauses and the Anti-Indemnity Act Kotecki and the Waiver of Workers Compensation Protection Licensing of Design Professionals Bonding Requirements and Surety Claims Arising out of the Project, including Delay Claims The Still-emerging Economic Loss Doctrine Claims Analysis from a Practical Perspective Alternative Dispute Resolution Techniques And much more. Illinois Construction Law cuts to the core of the issues that confront this industry every day, allowing you to identify opportunities and avoid pitfalls. with citations to key cases, analyses of the factual circumstances underlying numerous decisions, and syntheses of multiple rulings, this singular resource strives for the clearest statement of the law wherever possible. Whether you are a project manager or a construction litigator, Illinois Construction Law will save you time and money by guiding you to reliable answers quickly!

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.

Dictionary of Property and Construction Law

Dictionary of Property and Construction Law Author J. Rostron
ISBN-10 9781135801168
Year 2002-09-11
Pages 208
Language en
Publisher Routledge
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This is a new dictionary which provides a clear and concise explanation of terms used in land, property and construction law and management. The four key areas of coverage are: planning/construction law, land law, equity/trusts and finance and administration. It will be a useful reference for property and building professionals and a personal purchase for students of property and construction law on building, construction management, estate management and law courses. Jack Rostron is an experienced author and editor whose 1997 Spon title Sick Building Syndrome has been well received and widely reviewed. His co-authors contribute the necessary specialist knowledge from their respective fields of teaching and legal practice.

Fundamentals of Construction Law

Fundamentals of Construction Law Author Carina Y. Enhada
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105062959189
Year 2001
Pages 381
Language en
Publisher Aba Professional Education
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This book is the definitive primer on the subjects which are at the heart of every construction law dispute. Written by highly regarded construction attorney, with 13 chapters which explain the key principles of construction law.