The Delicate Position of the Contract Administrator - a paper by Professor Anthony Lavers for the Society of Construction Law

7 June, 2020

A thoughtful paper looking at the potential liability of a professional appointed to administer a construction of engineering contract. 1. Scope of service 2. The final certificate The wider exposure of the Contract administrator.

Final Accounts

Contract Administration

The relationship between supervision and certification is referred to in this paper. Their liability implications have something else in common, namely a solution in skilled drafting.


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