David S. Christie
How can the use of 'mutual trust and cooperation' in the NEC 3 suite of contracts help collaboration?
Christie, David S.
The NEC 3 standard form of construction contract aims to promote collaboration. It hinges on the use of a particular phrase 'mutual trust and understanding' which is largely undefined. Linking that to notions of good faith in contract, this paper explores how that meaning might be ascertained.
|Journal Article Type||Article|
|Publication Date||Jun 30, 2017|
|Journal||International construction law review|
|Publisher||Informa Business Intelligence|
|Peer Reviewed||Peer Reviewed|
|Institution Citation||CHRISTIE, D. 2017. How can the use of 'mutual trust and cooperation' in the NEC 3 suite of contracts help collaboration? International construction law review [online], 34(2), pages 93-112. Available from: https://www.i-law.com/ilaw/doc/view.htm?id=376379|
|Keywords||Collaboration; Construction contact; Construction industry; Law; NEC3|
CHRISTIE 2017 How can the use of mutual trust