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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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Understanding the FIDIC Red Book: A Clause by Clause Commentary 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780414044609
New Edition ISBN: 9780414034204
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780421915909
Published: January 2012
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £268.00

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The 2nd edition of Understanding the FIDIC Red Book: A Clause by Clause Commentary:-

  • Examines the effect and operation of each contract clause through clause-by-clause commentary;
  • Help you to interpret contract clauses correctly and decide whether amendments need to be made to suit your situation;
  • Reproduces each clause followed by bullet points of key features plus additional commentary on the clause’s operation, points of interest and relevant cases;
  • Compares the new contract with previous versions of the FIDIC Red Book and other widely used standard contracts, such as the ICE forms;
  • Provides guidance on whether amendments or deletions need to be made;
  • Features an overview chapter dealing with thematic issues such as the contract’s history and purpose, the concept of the engineer, time and money, dispute resolution, and enforcement of arbitral awards;
  • Discusses problems frequently encountered in practice in relation to clauses;
  • Discusses the MDB version and how this differs from the standard Red Book contract;
  • Features new sections on Claims, Disputes and Arbitration

Construction Law
The Employer
The Engineer
The Contractor
Nominated Subcontractors
Staff and Labour
Plant, Materials and Workmanship: Clause 8 Commencement, Delays and Suspension
Tests on Competition
Employer’s Taking Over
Defects Liability
Measurement and Evaluation: Clause 13 Variations and Adjustments
Contract Price and Payment
Termination by Employer
Suspension and Termination by Contractor
Risk and Responsibility
Force Majeure
Claims, Disputes and Arbitration: General Conditions of Dispute Adjudication Agreement
Procedural Rules
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes
General Provisions