TITLE

THE RESURRECTION OF RICE? THE EVOLUTION (AND DE-EVOLUTION) OF THE ABILITY OF CONTRACTORS TO RECOVER DELAY DAMAGES ON FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS

AUTHOR(S)
Kelleher Jr., Thomas J.; Nelson, Eric L.; Miller, Garrett E.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Public Contract Law Journal;Winter2010, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p305
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses damage recovery by contractors in cases where construction projects gets delayed. It focuses on damages arising from delays caused by owners of the project. It says that the terms of the contracts restricts the retrieval of damages in public and state construction contracts. The article also discusses the fall and re-establishment of Rice doctrine. The doctrine states that the contractor could not recover damages in projects where delay is caused by the government.
ACCESSION #
48417036

 

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