Chern on Dispute Boards

Chern on Dispute Boards

Practice and Procedure

eBook - 2011
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A dispute board is a panel of impartial members, appointed at theoutset of the construction contract, whose purpose is to monitorprogress, resolve disputes as they arise and provide a forum fordiscussing difficult matters.
This book provides an in depth analysis of dispute board law anddetailed, practical explanations of how dispute boards work inconstruction contracts for those actively involved. as well as forthose who need to learn the process. Important features of the bookinclude:

Explanation of how a dispute board works: Insider knowledge ofboard operations: Key documents to run a dispute board: Detaileddiscussion of dispute board law (covering key jurisdictionsworldwide): Forms of practice and procedure, and sampledocuments

Reviews of the previous edition

"Chern's book provides an extremely practical guide, coveringnot only an introduction to the process but also providing checklists and sample documentation.... This book will be welcome bypractitioners in the area and newcomers to the dispute boardprocess."
-- The International Journal of Arbitration, Mediationand Dispute Management , November 2009

"This book will provide a very useful, perhaps essential, guideto parties commissioning large capital construction projects, thoseadvising them and those bidding to carry out such works, andimportantly, the project funders."
-- The Expert & Dispute Resolver

"This is a must-have book for grown up contractors"
-- Tony Bingham, Building

"His timely work ...concentrating on what may prove to bethe primary means of dispute resolution for major internationalconstruction projects is to be welcomed."
-- HHJ Humphrey Lloyd, QC, The InternationalConstruction Law Review

"This excellent book on Dispute Boards is a must for everyconstruction lawyer, engineer, architect and contractor who iseither involved in Dispute Boards or wants to be"
-- Herbert Wilson, The Journal of the Dispute BoardFederation

Publisher: Oxford, UK ; Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Blackwell, [2011]
Edition: 2nd ed.
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 0470670339
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xviii, 426 pages)
Additional Contributors: ebrary, Inc


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