ISBN-13: 9780414047921 ISBN-10: 0414047923 Publication Date: 8 Feb 2012 Imprint: Sweet & Maxwell Availability: OUT OF PRINT REPLACED BY: 9780414028913 Free Stock: Temporarily out of stock. Order now and we'll deliver when available. We'll e-mail you with an estimated delivery date if and when we have more information. NB: Your credit card will NOT be charged until we ship the item.
Provides detailed commentary on all issues relating to construction contracts
Gives practical help on interpreting legislation and analysing judicial decisions
Up-to-date references to case law, journals and other source material
Covers UK case law and relevant decisions from Europe and overseas
Includes Commentary on JCT Standard Form of Building Contract and Nominated Sub Contract
Features key sections of Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act
The nature of a construction contract. Formation of contract. Construction of contracts. The right to payment and varied work. Employer's approval and architect's certificates. Excuses for non-performance. Negligence and economic loss. Default of the parties - damages. The time for completion and liquidated damages. Default of the parties - various matters. Various equitable doctrines and remedies. Assignments, substituted contracts and subcontracts. Architects, engineers and surveyors. Public Procurement. Various legislation. Arbitration. The Housing Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 1996. Litigation. The JCT Standard Form of Building Contract (2005). The ICE Form of Contract.