Recommended Titles and Treatises

Construction Law

Fundamentals of construction law

by Franklin Elmore. Forum on the Construction Industry. 2nd edition. 2013.
386 pages. Updated by new edition.

This ABA title is an excellent overview of construction law. Leading construction law practitioners wrote chapters in their field of expertise. Coverage is grounded in real world issues that arise in the construction industry such as contracts, insurance, building codes, and finance. Prior to discussing these issues, authors discuss the various perspectives of each party to a construction contract which allows the reader to understand the concerns of all parties. Each chapter contains references to sources that provide either more-detailed coverage or a broader perspective on the topic. The detailed index and table of cases provide additional access points.

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