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Construction Claims: Current Claims and Case Management

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ISBN13: 9781859785539
ISBN: 1859785530
Published: September 2000
Publisher: Informa Law
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £135.00

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This text reviews and analyzes how all parties to the construction process, from specialist sub-contractors and main contractors, to developers and funders and their respective lawyers, have adapted to the changes in the construction industry. There is advice on claims practice and tactics, how to minimize the finacial risks of pursuing a claim and what the courts or arbitrators expect both parties to have done to resolve the dispute.

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Construction Law
Part 1 Practice and procedure: introduction; the standard forms of contract and Statute Law; classes of construction claims; the basic requirements for a claim; key elements of a claim - money and time; key elements of professional negligence claims; problem areas.
Part 2 Case management: the ""Latham Report""; the ""Housing Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 1996""; the ""Arbitration Act 1996""; the ""Woolf Report"" and the ""Civil Procedures Rules""; the ""Access to Justice Act 1999"".