The latest Forum book, CONSTRUCTION DAMAGES AND REMEDIES, should be of value to every practitioner in the construction field. It can serve as a useful reference when evaluating a claim for settlement, drafting complaints and answers, negotiating risk allocation terms in a construction or design contract, or offering quantum evidence at trial. Five experienced and highly regarded construction lawyers from across the country have produced the best available combination of * The historical sources and applications of various damages theories and equitable remedies, and the elements of proof by which they can be established and defeated. * The array of damages to which participants in the construction process - owner, designer or constructor - are exposed. * Practical suggestions based on the authors' substantial collective experience about the best techniques for presenting damages in a dispute.
Not only will the reader find extensive citations to leading case law in CONSTRUCTION DAMAGES AND REMEDIES, but in a unique innovation, the authors have also included citations to the West key number system, enabling the reader conveniently to cite additional case authorities both before and after publication of the book. CONSTRUCTION DAMAGES AND REMEDIES is a resource that will be indispensable to any construction industry lawyer, from the newly involved to the seasoned veteran.