Construction Contracts

Construction Contracts by Jimmie Hinze

Quick Overview

Written By: Jimmie Hinze
Publisher: McGraw Hill Education

Binding: Paperback
Edition: Third
Brand: TATA4
EAN: 9789351340058
ISBN: 9351340058
Number Of Pages: 560
Publication Date: 2013-08-02
Manufacturer: McGraw Hill Education

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Construction Contracts was written to serve as a learning tool and reference guide. The fundamentals of contract law are presented, along with an in-depth treatment of the construction topics which most frequently result in litigation illustrated by example cases. In addition the author provides an overview of other important construction-related topics, including the procurement process for construction contracts, methods of dispute resolution, surety bonds, construction insurance, construction safety and construction labor laws.

  • Added Information on new developments in the construction industry, including day labor agencies, independent contractors, reverse option bidding and many other topics.
  • Updated Coverage on significant changes in laws, regulations and practices including record keeping requirements, OSHA fines and penalties, performance bonds and personnel law. Your students will have the advantage of very current material that they can take with them to their careers.
  • Numerous Examples of Real Cases are spread throughout the book to illustrate key points. Over 100 cases help give the student understanding the role of the judicial system in the construction industry and help them learn to assess contract terms and risk.
Table of Contents:
  • Description of the Construction Industry
  • Construction Contracting Methods
  • The Nature of Contracts
  • Issues Concerning Real Property
  • Agents
  • Forms of Organizations
  • Contract Disputes and Torts
  • Surety Bonds
  • The Bidding Phase
  • Construction Contract Documents
  • Unit Price, Cost-Plus and Lump Sum Contracts
  • Changes
  • Changed Conditions
  • Matters of Time
  • Payments
  • Warranty
  • Construction Insurance
  • Subcontractors and Subcontracts
  • International Construction Contracts
  • Methods of Dispute Resolution
  • Professional Ethics
  • Construction Safety
  • Labor Relations in Construction
  • Appendix

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