Research Development Center of Construction Law(CLC)

The Center was established at Tamkang University in August 2010 and has been categorized as a research center at campus level. The Center is directed by Associate Professor of Department of Civil Engineering, Tamkang University, Dr. Fan Su-Ling, and it accepts requests from industry, governmental and academic institutions. Based on requests, the Center provides the following services:

A. Construction Technical Appraisal, Written Expert Opinion and Consultancy Services

The Center is formed by the Chairman of the Construction Technical Appraisal Committee, Dr Li Jian Zhong  (former Chairman of CECI Taiwan, former Vice Chairman of the Public Construction Commission of the Executive Yuan, former Dean of the College of Engineering, National Central University), the Chairman of the Legal Advisory Committee, Dr Huang Li (former Dean of the College of Law, National Chengchi University) and the Center Director, Dr Fan SuLing  (Associate Professor of the Department of Civil Engineering, Tamkang University). The Center provides services such as construction technical appraisal based on requests by courts, arbitral institutions, mediation committees or engineering industry, and the written expert opinion or consultancy services based on the requests by agencies or the industries.

B. Commissioned Cases on Project Management, Construction Law and Information Technology

The Center is equipped with in-depth understanding of the needs of industry, government and academic sector through the feedback gained from the construction technical appraisal services. Based on such understanding, the Center assigns members or recruits domestic and foreign experts to form a team to accept the commission cases from various sectors and to provide services on project management, construction law and information technology.

C. Promotion of Courses and Educational Training

The Center is equipped with in-depth understanding of the needs of industry, government and academic sector through the feedback gained from the collaboration of industry and academic sector on construction and law, as well as the construction technical appraisal services. Based on such understanding, the Center assigns members or recruits domestic and foreign experts in related fields (construction and law) to conduct seminars, courses and workshops for researchers and practitioners respectively on non-regular basis.

D. The Appraisal cases handled by the Center are summarized in below:

  1. Appraisal case of Taiwan Taichung District Court Case of OO Year No. Jian-Zi OOO concerning dispute on construction project fee payment between OO Construction co., ltd. and OOOO university.
  2. Appraisal case of Taiwan High Court Case of OO Year No. Jian-Shang OOO concerning dispute on construction project fee payment between OO ltd., OO Engineering ltd., and OOOO agency.
  3. Appraisal case of Taiwan Taipei District Court Case of OO Year No. Jian-Zi O concerning dispute on service fee payment between OO, OOO architect office and OOO.
  4. Appraisal case of Taiwan Taichung District Court Case of OO Year No. Zhong-Su-Geng-Zi No O concerning dispute on price payment between Industry co., ltd., and OOOO co., ltd.
  5. Appraisal case of Taiwan High Court Taichung Branch Court Case of OOO Year No. Zhong-Shang-Zi OOO concerning action for damage between OO industry and OOOO co., ltd.
  6. Appraisal case of Taiwan High Court Case of OOO Year No. Jian-Shang-Zi No. OO concerning dispute on construction project fee payment between OO construction company, OO company, and OO agency.
  7. Appraisal case of Taiwan Keelung District Court Case of OOO Year No. Jian-Zi No. OO concerning dispute on construction project fee payment between OO construction co., ltd. and OOOO co., ltd.
  8. Appraisal case of Taiwan Taipei District Court Case No. OOO Year No. Zhong-Su-Zi No. OO concerning dispute on reimbursement between OOOO company and OOO architect.
  9. Appraisal case of Taiwan Keelung District Court Case of OOO Year No. Jian-Zi No. OO concerning dispute on construction project fee payment between OO construction company, and OOOO company.
  10. Appraisal case of Taiwan New Taipei District Court Case of OOO Year No. Jian-Zi OO concerning action for damage between OO company, and OO construction and engineering co., ltd.
  11. Appraisal case of Taiwan Yilan District Court Case of OOO Year No. Jian-Zi OO concerning dispute on construction project fee payment between OO construction co., ltd. and OO.
  12. Appraisal case of Taiwan Tainan District Court Case No. OOO Year No. Sheng-Zi OO concerning dispute on preservation of evidence between OO company and OO.