Construction Law / Edition 1

Construction Law / Edition 1

by Brian M. Samuels
     
 

ISBN-10: 0133251926

ISBN-13: 9780133251920

Pub. Date: 07/31/1995

Publisher: Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference

This is a practical, usable guide to the basic principles surrounding construction law. The author's purpose is two-fold—first, to educate readers as to the concepts and rules which comprise construction law, and second, to provide practical advice which will allow readers to avoid legal disputes and increase the likelihood of success when such disputes are

Overview

This is a practical, usable guide to the basic principles surrounding construction law. The author's purpose is two-fold—first, to educate readers as to the concepts and rules which comprise construction law, and second, to provide practical advice which will allow readers to avoid legal disputes and increase the likelihood of success when such disputes are unavoidable.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780133251920
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
07/31/1995
Pages:
287
Product dimensions:
7.22(w) x 9.57(h) x 0.77(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.
2. Contracts.
3. Selected Construction Contract Issues.
4. Negligence.
5. Risk, Responsibility and Dispute Avoidance.
6. Bidding.
7. Insurance.
8. Bonds.
9. Mechanics' Liens.
10. Delay Claims.
11. Conflict of Interest and Ethical Considerations.
12. Labor Law.
13. Dispute Resolution.
Appendix A. AIA Document A201-1987: General Conditions of the Contract for Construction.
Appendix B. AIA Document B141-1987: Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Architect.
Appendix C. AIA Document A310-1970: Bid Bond.
Appendix D. AIA Document A311-1970: Performance Bond and Labor and Material Payment Bond.
Appendix E. CCDC 2-1994: Stipulated Price Contract.
Appendix F. CCDC 3-1986: Cost Plus Contract.
Appendix G. CCDC 220-1979: Bid Bond.
Appendix H. CCDC 221-1979: Performance Bond.
Appendix I. CCDC 222-1979: Labor and Material Payment Bond.
Glossary.
Index.

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