Construction Insolvency: Security, Risk and Renewal in Construction Contracts 6th ed

Construction Insolvency: Security, Risk and Renewal in Construction Contracts 6th ed

By Richard Davis

Book

$487.00* RRP

Forthcoming Release, 30/04/2017

Code: 9780414062917

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM

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Description

 

Construction Insolvency provides a practical overview to this area of work. The wealth of case law, case studies and materials lets you delve as deep into the subject as suits your purpose.

 

  • Explains the key concepts of insolvency and construction law
  • Sets the principles within the complicated contractual relationships of the construction industry
  • Includes detailed analysis of technical areas such as assignment, novation, trust, set-off, bonds and guarantee
  • Explores the interface with other areas of law, such as equity, property, disputes, and directors' liability
  • Discusses how insolvency commonly arises in the construction industry
  • Considers formal and informal insolvency - and deals with insolvency claims
  • Looks at adjudication, and the relationship between adjudication and insolvency enforcement procedures
  • Discusses the growing use of security devices as protection against insolvency
  • Covers directors and employees involved in construction insolvencies
  • Uses in-depth case studies to illustrate the  everyday practice of insolvency
  • Draws on cases from the UK, Ireland, south-east Asia, and Australasia to highlight the problems that arise in practice
  • Gives practical guidance for solving specific problems

Table of Contents

  • Law in Context
  • Elements of Construction Insolvency
  • Debts and Other Receivables
  • Assignment
  • Set-off, Abatement and Deduction
  • Plant and Equipment
  • Goods and Materials
  • Informal Insolvency
  • Construction Trusts
  • Retention Trusts
  • Pre-emptive Measures
  • Adjudication and Insolvency
  • Formal Insolvency
  • Termination
  • Novation of Contracts
  • Completion Contracts
  • Direct Payment
  • Set-off in Insolvency
  • Bonds and Guarantees
  • Insolvency Claims
  • Directors and Employees
  • Law into Myth
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