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- PART 1: LEGAL PERSPECTIVES
- This part of Section 8: Legal presents information related to the following technical areas:
- Earthquake legal basics
- Shear walls
- Non-structural elements
- These are broken into separate pages for convenience
- Sample Form Contract
- Located in the Appendix of this manual is a form contract
- Can be used as a reference in preparing a seismic retrofit contract
- The form must be adapted to satisfy the unique requirements of each contractor's practice.
- It is intended to be only a resource for contractors, and not a final contract form.