Index

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Index
AAA (American Arbitration Association),
571, 573–575
Academic scholarship, 14–15
Acceptance
of payment, 391–392
of work by owner, 390–391
Accessibility, under ADA, 138
Accidents
prevention programs, 402–409
risk allocation and transfer, 423–429
tort liability, 411–423
workers’ compensation laws, 410
Accord and satisfaction doctrine, 391,
392, 455–456
Accountants, 620, 656
Active negligence, 411
Activity logic, 315–316
Acts of God, 291
Actual authority, 438, 439
ADA (Americans with Disabilities
Act), 138
Additional services, of architect,
159–160
Additional work, dened, 432. See also
Changes, to contract
ADM (arrow diagramming method),
317–318
Administration of contracts. See Contract
administration
Advertisement for bids, 194–195
Advisory opinions, 570–571
Aesthetics, 355
Afrmative action, 208–211
AGC (Associated General Contractors of
America), 108, 267, 469
Agency Construction Management,
71–74
Agency law, 346–347
Agreements. See Contracts; Design
agreements
AIA (American Institute of Architects).
See American Institute of Architects
(AIA)
Air rights, 36
Alabama, statute of limitations for tort
claims, 610 n.49
Alaska, archaeological and historic
sites, 40
Alliances, in integrated project delivery,
88–89
Allowances, 241
Alternative dispute resolution, 13–14
Alternative payees, 384
Ambiguity, in contracts, 113–123
American Arbitration Association (AAA),
571, 573–575
American Bar Association Forum on the
Construction Industry, 15
American College of Construction
Lawyers, 15
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
acceptance of payment as waiver of
claims, 391
change orders, 434–437, 440, 443, 449
contract administration, 344
contract document summary, 104–108
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American Institute of Architects (AIA),
continued
differing site conditions clause, 469,
470, 480
extensions for delays, 291
ow-down provisions, 257–258
founding, 4
General Conditions of the Contract for
Construction, 39, 42, 65 n.12, 105
insurance requirements, 532–535
integrated project delivery, 88 n.35
mediation, 570
Standard Form of Agreement Between
Contractor and Subcontractor, 257,
261, 263–264
Standard Form of Agreement Between
Owner and Architect, 43, 51, 165
Standard Form of Agreement Between
Owner and Contractor, 569
termination of contract, 495–498, 500
timing of payments, 379
Uniform Contract (1888), 5, 8
American Subcontractors Associa-
tion, 269
Americans with Disabilities Act
(ADA), 138
Ancient history, 1–3
Anti-indemnity statutes, 264–265
Apparent authority, 438, 439
Applications for payments, 373–376
Appraisers, 620
Approval procedures, 349
Arbitration
architect’s role in, 366–367
attacks on right of, 575–576
binding, 571
conrmation or vacation of award by
court, 576–577
contractual provision, 573–575
history of, 8–9
modication of award by arbitra-
tors, 576
nonbinding informal summary, 571
place of, 574
principles of, 572–578
statutory basis, 572–573
use of, 14
waiver of, 575–576
Archaeological sites, 40–41
Architects and architecture. See also
Contract administration; Design
agreements
certicates of payment, 374, 375–376
as clerk of the works, 345
compensation, 159–160, 175–176
contract references, 124–125
delays by, 295
in design-bid-construct system, 64–69
in design-build system, 80, 81, 83–84
liability of, 140–151, 386, 419–423
as profession, 4
programming, 50–51
quasi-judicial role immunity, 366–367
role of, 20–21, 616–617
services, 156–164
subcontractors, 21–22, 134–135
Architectural Works Copyright Protection
Act (AWCPA), 172
Arizona, lien waivers in, 528
Arkansas
retainage, 377 n.31
statute of repose, 612 n.58, 59
Army Corps of Engineers, 296, 561, 565
Arrow diagramming method (ADM),
317–318
Asbestos, 42, 522
Associated General Contractors of Amer-
ica (AGC), 108, 267, 469
Associated Soil and Foundation Engi-
neers, 184
Assumption-of-risk doctrine, 428
At-risk construction management,
59 n.3, 74–78, 212–213
Attorneys, 620, 656
Audit rights, 243–244
Augustus, 2
Australia, alliance approach, 89
Authority, to issue changes, 437–440
Baby Brooks Acts, 193
Bankruptcy, 295, 378–379, 529, 553–556
Bar charts, 312–314, 333–334
Baseline schedules, 327–330
Basic services, of architect, 159–160

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