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2nd Edition

Remedies in Construction Law

ISBN 9780367736125
Published December 18, 2020 by Informa Law from Routledge
484 Pages

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Book Description

Remedies in Construction Law brings together various well-established strands of the law and considers practical remedies for breach of contract and tort in connection with construction projects.

Now in a fully updated second edition, it covers topics such as:

  • Damages

  • Termination

  • Quantum Meruit

  • Recovery

  • Injunctions

  • Limitation

  • ADR

This book continues to be a vital reference to lawyers and construction professionals seeking specialist insight into how remedies function in the construction sector.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction  Chapter 2. Rectification  Chapter 3. Rescission  Chapter 4. Specific Remedies Under Contract  Chapter 5. Quantum Meruit  Chapter 6. Termination  Chapter 7 Frustration  Chapter 8. Damages for Breach of Contract: The Rule in Hadley V Baxendale  Chapter 9. Damages for Breach of Contract: Measure of Damages  Chapter 10. The "Black Hole" Cases  Chapter 11. Damages for Breach Of Contract: Some Other General Principles  Chapter 12. Damages in Tort  Chapter 13. Recovery of Loss of Profits and Overheads or Management Costs  Chapter 14. Liquidated Damages and Extensions of Time  Chapter 15. Recovery of Damages and Costs  Chapter 16. The Problem of "Global" Claims  Chapter 17. Claims Under The Civil Liability (Contribution) Act 1978  Chapter 18. Claiming Finance Costs and Interest  Chapter 19. Set Off and Abatement  Chapter 20. Provisions Excluding or Limiting Liability  Chapter 21. Injunctions  Chapter 22. Specific Performance  Chapter 23. Declarations  Chapter 24. Limitation  Chapter 25. Dispute Resolution

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Roger Ter Haar QC is a silk at Crown Office Chambers, London, where his wide-ranging practice includes construction and engineering dispute resolution.