Construction Law

Author: Julian Bailey

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1317912659

Category: Law

Page: 2770

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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.
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Construction Law

From Beginner to Practitioner

Author: Jim Mason

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317391772

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 378

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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.
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Construction Law and Management

Author: Keith Pickavance

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1317859677

Category: Law

Page: 544

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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.
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Construction Law Handbook

Author: Thomas Telford Limited

Publisher: Thomas Telford

ISBN: 9780727734853

Category: Construction contracts

Page: 982

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A legal reference on construction law that offers guidance for professionals and addresses the important construction law issues.
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New York Construction Law

Author: Michael K. De Chiara,Michael S. Zetlin

Publisher: Aspen Publishers Online

ISBN: 9780735530133

Category: Law

Page: 424

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New York Construction Law covers everything from licensing and contracts to disputes and claims-including full chapters on design-build projects and recent trends in ADR. It examines all the pertinent cases and statutes, with expert analysis by the states top construction attorneys, along with practical insights, warnings, and advice culled from years of experience. Highlights include:Extensive discussion of the newly enacted Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002Burden of proof under the Eicheleay formulaPending legislation in New York that would permit a new form of business entity that would be known as design professional service corporationEfforts by Governor Pataki to repeal the Wicks LawPending state legislation that would render design-build contracts void unless the licensed engineer or architect is specifically identified in the contract and such licensees practice is independent of the contracting partys businessPending state legislation that would increase the threshold for public works contractsLatest cases concerning who may file a lien, what items are lienable, when liens can be filed, liens filed against condominiums, lien foreclosure actions, as well as a new section regarding assignee of construction contracts Whether youre an attorney, owner, contractor, designer, or other construction professional with business in New York, you will want to have this timesaving resource within easy reach.
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Construction Law

Author: Brian M. Samuels

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice Hall

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 287

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This work provides construction students and professionals with a practical, usable guide to the basic principles surrounding construction law. It illustrates the concepts and rules; and advises on how to avoid legal disputes, and increase the likelihood of success when disputes do arise.
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A Simplified Guide to Construction Law

Author: James Acret

Publisher: BNI Publications

ISBN: 9781557011763

Category: Construction contracts

Page: 296

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Here you'll find easy-to-read, paragraphed-sized samples of how the courts have viewed common areas of disagreement -- and litigation -- in the building industry. You'll read about legal problems that real builders have faced, and how the court ruled. This book will tell you what you need to know about contracts, torts, fraud, misrepresentation, warranty and strict liability, construction defects, indemnity, insurance, mechanics liens, bonds and bonding, statutes of limitation, arbitration, and more. These are simplified examples that illustrate not necessarily who is right and who is wrong - but who the law has sided with.
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