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Vol 22 No 4 April/May 2017

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Construction Contracts: Law and Management 5th ed isbn 9780415657044

Construction Contracts: Law and Management 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780415393690
New Edition ISBN: 9780415657044
Previous Edition ISBN: 0419253106
Published: September 2007
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The fourth edition of this unparalleled text has been thoroughly revised to provide the most up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of the legislation, administration and management of construction contracts.

Introducing this topic at the core of construction law and management, this book provides students with a one-stop reference on construction contracts.

Significant new material covers:-

  • procurement
  • tendering
  • developments in dispute settlement
  • commentary on all key legislation, case law and contract amendments up to July 2007.
In line with new thinking in construction management research, this fourth edition of an authoritative guide is essential reading for every construction undergraduate and an extremely useful source of reference for practitioners.

Construction Law
1. UK Construction Industry Context
2. Roles and Relationships
3. General Contracting
4. Design and Build
5. Management Contracting
6. Construction Management
7. Procurement Methods and Risk Allocation
8. Contract Choice
9. Tendering and Contract Formation
10. Liability in Contract and Tort
11. Contractor’s Obligations
12. Employer’s Obligations
13. Responsibility for Design
14. Time
15. Payment
16. Contractors’ Claims for Loss and Expense
17. Insurance and Bonds
18. Role of the Contract Administrator
19. Sub-Contracts
20. Employer-Selected Sub-Contractors
21. Financial Remedies for Breach of Contract
22. Defective Buildings and Subsequent Owners
23. Suspension and Termination of Contracts
24. Non-Adversarial Dispute Resolution
25. Adversarial Dispute Resolution