Construction Law Handbook by Robert Frank Cushman, James J. Myers, James J. Myers
This comprehensive, one-stop reference brings you up-to-date with the current state of the business of construction and construction law. Written by an unrivaled panel of over 30 construction industry professionals, each chapter examines in detail a major legal or business issue from the perspective of the parties involved. You'll find strategies and solutions for every key concern including:Drafting and negotiating construction contractsUnderstanding the duties and liabilities of each of the parties to a projectParticipating in every aspect of design-build project, from financing to managementIdentifying and allocating riskCalculating construction claimsUnderstanding the surety's rights and obligationsBankruptcy procedures and other solutions for financially distressed enterprisesAnd much moreConstruction Law Handbook is an indispensable resource for attorneys, architects, engineers, public and private owners, bankers, accountants and other key industry players who need fast access to the latest information on construction law and practice. It's like having a team of 77 construction experts on call!