Smith, Currie and Hancock's Common Sense Construction Law: A Practical Guide for the Construction Professional

Smith, Currie and Hancock's Common Sense Construction Law: A Practical Guide for the Construction Professional

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  • Hardcover: 736 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons; 4th edition (January 27, 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 047023136X
  • EAN: 9780470231364
  • Item Dimensions: 6.4 x 1.6 x 9.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4.6 pounds

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Be prepared with the bestselling guide to the laws that govern construction

Knowledge of construction law and employment law is essential to running a successful construction business. This Fourth Edition of the bestselling Smith, Currie & Hancock's Common Sense Construction Law provides a practical introduction to the significant legal topics and questions affecting construction industry professionals. Like its popular previous editions, this Fourth Edition translates the sometimes-confusing theories, principles, and established rules that regulate the business into clear, lay-person's English.

This new edition updates the comprehensive scope of its predecessors with:

  • Coverage of the newly issued and recently revised industry-standard contract documents produced by the AIA, ConsensusDOCS, and EJCDC for 2007/2008

  • A CD featuring sample contracts and documents from AIA, ConsensusDOCS, and EJCDC that familiarizes readers with these important documents, and aids in understanding document citations in the book

  • Improved pedagogical tools and instructor support material for use in the classroom

The most up-to-date and thorough guide to a sometimes intimidating but critical aspect of the practice of construction, Smith, Currie & Hancock's Common Sense Construction Law, Fourth Edition gives industry professionals the knowledge they need to avoid legal surprises and gain a competitive advantage.

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