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A Compendium of Site Links

(as of August, 2002)

INDEX

CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS CONSTRUCTION LAW LINKS
COURTS CONSTRUCTION LINKS
JOURNALS AND NEWSLETTERS CODIFICATION & REGULATION
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION  
  1. CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS

SITE

URL

DESCRIPTION

  • Construction Claims Monthly (U.S.)
http://xp.bpinews.com/xp/p-ccm/i-current/top.view Articles and news stories regarding construction claims, contract clauses etc., e.g. Scope of reciprocal waiver clause.
  • Public Contract Law/Construction Claims Committee Page (A.B.A.)

(U.S.)

http://scratch.abanet.org/contract/construction/claims/home.html Addresses all forms of construction claims arising during contract performance.
  • Standards of Proof

(U.S.)

http://www.adirondack.net/prof/rgalit/proof.html Compilation of headnotes with links to full text of cases and articles dealing with construction claims.

2. COURTS

SITE

URL

DESCRIPTION

  • Construction Law Review

(U.S.)

http://www.constructlaw.com/clrindex.html Court Decisions of various U.S. Courts dealing with construction claims.
  • The Legal Pad

(U.S.)

http://www.legal-pad.com/resources/lsg/construction_law.html List of Books, Articles, Newsletters, etc. dealing with construction claims and topics.
  • Opinions of the United States Court of Federal Claims

(U.S.)

http://www.ogc.doc.gov/fedcl/cofc.html Contains published opinions and orders of the United States Court of Federal Claims with search engine.

 

3. JOURNALS AND NEWSLETTERS

SITE

URL

DESCRIPTION

  • Construction Law Letter

(Can./Monthly)

http://www.butterworths.ca/constructionlawletter.htm  Canadian newsletter containing summaries of construction-related court decisions, case comments and relevant articles.
  • Construction law Letter

(Can./Monthly)

http://www.butterworths.ca/constructionlawletter.htm  Capsule Summaries + "Landmark" or "Classic Case".
  • Kegler, Brown, Hill & Ritter

(U.S./Ohio)

http://www.ekbhr.com/news/construction/constructionNews.html Individualized firm Construction Law Newsletter.

 

  1. AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION

 

SITE

URL

DESCRIPTION

  • The American Bar Association - Litigation Division- Construction Committee
http://www.abanet.org/litigation/committee/construction/home.html The site identifies the purposes of the Committee, lists the approximately 19 subcommittees, and provides brief summaries of the contents of the section's newsletter which is published 4 times per year. The Committee has a membership of over 1400 members from across all of the 50 states and Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia. They are the fifth largest committee of the Litigation Section of the American Bar Association, which has over 20 committees.
  • ABA Forum on the Construction Committee
   

 

  1. CONSTRUCTION LAW LINKS

SITE

URL

DESCRIPTION

  • The Construction Law Center

(U.S.)

http://www.constructionlaw.com/index.htm "Designed to provide visitors with informative and useful information relating to the construction industry."
  • CataLaw: Legal Topics: Construction Law

(International)

http://www.catalaw.com/topics/Construction.shtml Index of legal links to construction related sites.
  • Construction Law Links

(International)

http://www.mhalaw.com/internet_links/construction.html  

 

 

 

 

6. CONSTRUCTION LINKS

SITE

URL

DESCRIPTION

Associated Builders

and Contractors

http://www.abc.org National trade organization representing contractors, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Independent Electrical Contractors, Inc.
http://www.ieci.org Trade association of electrical contractors
  • National Electrical Contractors Association
http://www.necanet.org Trade association of electrical contractors
  • National Utility Contractors Association
http://www.nuca.com Water, sewer and underground utility systems contractors
  • Underwriters Laboratories
http://www.ul.com Independent non-profit safety testing and certification organization

 

7. CODIFICATION & REGULATION

 

  • National Conference of States on Building Codes and Standards, Inc.
http://www.ncsbcs.org Promotes the development of a system of building regulation
  • Building Officials Code Administration
http://www.bocai.org Promotes the creation of a single set of codes for use in the United States and worldwide