Coulson on Construction Adjudication by Peter CoulsonCoulson on Construction Adjudication by Peter Coulson

Coulson on Construction Adjudication

byPeter Coulson

Hardcover | April 26, 2015

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Sir Peter Coulson's book on Construction Adjudication was the first to deal comprehensively with the law and practice of adjudication in construction and engineering disputes and is now firmly established as the leading authority in the field. Painstakingly revised, the new edition considers in detail over 50 new adjudications, including the first ever to be featured in the mainstream law reports (Westfields Construction Lt v Lewis [2013] 1 WLR 3377). It also includes full consideration of the impact of the coming into force of the LocalDemocracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009. Known for being 'learned and lucid' this work is the definitive text for both legal practitioners and construction professional looking for a clear analysis of the law and practice of adjudication.
Mr Justice Coulson was a member of Keating Chambers, one of the two specialist construction sets, from 1984, and took Silk in 2001. He is a Bencher of Gray's Inn. He was appointed as a Senior Circuit Judge in the TCC in 2004 and became a High Court Judge in 2007. He is also the author of The Technology and Construction Court (Sweet an...
Title:Coulson on Construction AdjudicationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:576 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 1.43 inPublished:April 26, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198726546

ISBN - 13:9780198726548


Table of Contents

PART I: STATUTORY ADJUDICATION1. The Latham Report and its aftermath2. Part II of the Housing Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 19963. The Statutory Scheme4. The Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009PART II: OTHER FORMS OF ADJUDICATION5. Contractual Adjudication6. Ad hoc adjudicationPART III: THE ADJUDICATORS JURISDICTION7. General Principles8. Errors of fact and law9. Abatement and set off10. Costs and feesPART IV: FAIRNESS AND NATURAL JUSTICE11. General Principles12. FairnessPART V: ENFORCEMENT13. The status and effect of an adjudicator s decision14. Principles of Enforcement15. Adjudication business in the TCC16. Stay of executionPART VI: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO ADJUDICATION17. Commencing an adjudication18. The adjudication itself19. The adjudicator s decision20. The decisionAppendicesA. Part II of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996B. Statutory Instrument 1998 No. 648C. Statutory Instrument 1998 No 649D. Draft Directions in Adjudication Enforcement ProceedingsE. Part 8 of the Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009

Editorial Reviews

"Both learned and lucid, this edition is an easy to read, easy to use guide that will undoubtedly help you cut through the complexities and complications of thsi often vexed area of law." --Phillip Taylor MBE and Elizabeth Taylor, Richmond Green Chambers