Construction Law

Section 1, Spring 17

Schedule Information

Enrollment: 16/16
Credits: 3

Course Description

This seminar will focus on the law relating to construction contracts and construction disputes. It will use a textbook and recent UVA construction contracts as source materials, along with other handouts dealing with construction related topics. The seminar will cover issues relating to private and public construction, from selection of project delivery systems to dispute resolution.

Course Requirements

Exam Info:
Midterm Type (if any): None
Description: None

Final Type (if any): Due Date Only
Description: Students will be required to submit a paper via EXPO by 4:30 pm (EST) on the last day of the Spring examination period. Students seeking to satisfy the upper-level writing requirement must timely submit a completed Writing Requirement Intent Form to the Student Records Office - retroactive exceptions will not be granted.
Final Exam Notes:

Students will be required to submit a paper via EXPO by 4:30 pm (EST) on the last day of the Spring examination period. Students seeking to satisfy the upper-level writing requirement must timely submit a completed Writing Requirement Intent Form to the Student Records Office - retroactive exceptions will not be granted.


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Other Course Details
Prerequisites: Upper-level status (2L, 3L, LLM or Provisional SJD) Concurrencies: None
Mutually Exclusive With: None
Laptops Allowed: Yes
First Day Attendance Required: Yes
Course Notes: ATTENDANCE: Enrolled students who do not attend the first class session will be disenrolled in accordance with Academic Policy. Students seeking to enroll in this course must attend the first class session.

Graduation Requirements

*Satisfies Writing Requirement: No
**Credits For Prof. Skills Requirement: No
Satisfies Professional Ethics: No

*Yes means professor requires everyone in the course to submit a substantial research paper (which is the requirement standard in Academic Policies), so no paperwork required to be submitted to SRO. No means student must timely submit paperwork to SRO if intending to use a paper in this course to satisfy the Writing Requirement.

**Yes indicates course credits count towards UVA Law’s Prof. Skills graduation requirement, not necessarily a skills requirements for any particular state bar.

General Information

Schedule No.
117210025
Law No.
LAW9020
Modified Type
Seminar
Cross Listed: No
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Public Syllabus Link: None
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