We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 1,064

Compare and Contrast Effectiveness of Risk Allocation Clauses in the US
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • May 25 2017

Although this section covers the US generally, there is no single "US law" covering contractual risk allocation issues. Each of the 50 US states has


Contracts for contractors a best practices guide
  • Spencer Fane LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2014

The most important tool for a contractor is your written contract. A good solid contract is the foundation for a positive experience for both you and


Checking The Status of Your Contractor License During Contract Work is a Necessity: The Expanded “Substantial Compliance” Under B&P 7031 is Here
  • Newmeyer & Dillion LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2017

It is paramount that a contractor diligently maintains its license prior to and during the performance of any contract work. Failure to do so could


Time to dust off your contracts given AAA's new rules for fixed time and cost construction arbitration
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

On June 15, 2014, the American Arbitration Association (AAA) released its Supplementary Rules for Fixed Time and Cost Arbitration. These new optional


First things first: registration and licensing requirements for contractors working in foreign jurisdictions
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • March 2 2015

Construction companies’ increasing opportunities to perform work across state lines poses unique challenges and requirements, not the least of which


General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA, Australia, European Union, Singapore
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have


Colorado Supreme Court reverses Court of Appeals' interpretation of Colorado trust fund statute
  • Otten Johnson Robinson Neff + Ragonetti PC
  • USA
  • May 10 2013

Approximately two and a half years ago, I wrote about a broad interpretation placed on the Colorado trust fund statute by the Colorado Court of


A summary of major developments in key areas - General Counsel update September 2013
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 19 2013

The Large and Medium-sized Companies and Groups (Accounts and Reports) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 and changes to the Companies Act 2006 made by the


Default termination: construction contract's death penalty
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • November 10 2013

Most well-drafted construction subcontracts expressly recognize the general contractor's right to terminate the subcontract upon the default of the


Offer, acceptance, and consideration examined by the Court of Chancery
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2012

In the recent Delaware Court of Chancery decision of James J. Gory Mechanical Contracting, Inc. v. BPG Residential Partners V, LLC and the BucciniPollin Group, Inc., Del. Ch. C.A. No. 6999-VCG (Del. 30, 2011), the Court examined the fundamental contract tenets of offer, acceptance, and consideration in denying Defendants’ Motion to Dismiss the Complaint