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Charter Cities: No Longer an Oasis From CA Prevailing Wage
  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2016

PREVAILING WAGE LAW is California's "other" minimum wage. It requires workers to be paid union wages on publicly funded construction projects. But in


New California Construction Laws for 2017
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • November 17 2016

The California Legislature introduced over 5103 bills in the 2015-2016 session. Below are summaries of some of the more important bills affecting


Businesses Everywhere Take Note: NYC Independent Contractor Law Will Have Impact Well Beyond the City
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2016

Regardless of where a company is headquartered, it likely contracts with one or more independent contractors who live or work in New York City. If


Project Labor Agreements in Public and Private Contracting
  • Smith Currie & Hancock
  • USA
  • November 15 2016

Finding and hiring qualified construction workers is a growing challenge for contractors across North America. One method of securing labor is


New York Construction Industry Welcomes New Agreement On Extension Of 421-A Tax Abatement Program
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2016

Almost a year after it expired, the Building and Construction Trades Council and the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) reached an agreement to


Labor Law Compliance - an Essential Issue for the Contractor’s HR Team and Counsel to Consider
  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2016

Many of my clients come to me with indemnity provisions and construction contracts to review; or mid-construction disputes for delays and extras or


Illinois Supreme Court Holds Railroad Not Liable for Construction Accident
  • Sedgwick LLP
  • USA
  • November 4 2016

In the closing days of October, the Illinois Supreme Court held that the defendants were not liable to the plaintiff for serious personal injuries to


Nationwide Injunction of Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Rule
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2016

One of, if not the most often-discussed issue facing Government contractors over the past few months has been the impending implementation of the Fair


Texas Court Temporarily Stops Implementation of Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2016

Last week, Judge Marcia Crone of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas stopped the implementation of controversial


Mobile phones on construction sites: managing the hazards
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2016

The use of mobile phones on construction sites can pose significant safety hazards, which are proving of considerable interest to the Occupational