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Arbitration award stands despite apparent error of law
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • March 12 2015

A federal appellate court has reminded the business community that a mistake of law by an arbitration panel will not ordinarily be grounds to


Waiving arbitration by pursuing litigation
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2014

Cases concerning waiver of arbitration rights typically get into the nitty-gritty of what the parties did prior to one of them seeking to change


Baseball spectator strikes out against architect
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2015

A spectator hit by a foul ball during a Mets game decided to sue for damages, and his suit included the architects of Citi Field as defendants. He


Liquidated damages liability after convenience termination
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2015

A contractor and public authority struggled through much of a pump station replacement project. During the work, the town agreed to extend the


Subcontractors may have limited relief against town when prime contractor’s surety fails
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

Subcontractors on a public project for the town of Darien, Connecticut found themselves on the short end of the stick when the prime contractor


Res judicata, claim splitting, and arbitration
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2014

An arbitration claimant who sought to preserve the right to pursue related claims against the same opponent has found its efforts barred by the Rhode


Contract Disputes Act deadline for Contracting Officer decision can’t keep extending
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2015

The government when faced with a complex contractor claim may extend the deadline for the Contracting Officer's response to a date beyond the


Parsing the GL exclusion of coverage for “your work”
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2015

Another state has joined the group of states that parse a common GL exclusion to allow coverage to remedy non-defective work damaged by defective


This claim is too strong to have to arbitrate!
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2014

Just when you think you've heard it all. An architect sues for breach of contract and copyright infringement, and the owner files a motion to stay


AIA contract dispute resolution choices what does “other” mean?
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2014

The AIA contract forms include three options for dispute resolution: arbitration, litigation, and "other." A Connecticut Superior Court judge has