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Virginia’s ongoing efforts to address employee misclassification by construction contractors
  • Vandeventer Black LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2017

For several years, Virginia has been endeavoring to address employee misclassification in the Commonwealth, particularly in the construction industry


Why Bus service is not good service for the purpose of Security of Payment
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • March 28 2017

In the pressured context of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act 1999 (SOPA), every hour counts. The temptation is to meet


Construction firm fined £800,000 following worker fatality
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

An international construction firm has been fined £800,000 after inadequate site supervision was found to have led to the death of a worker at


New York: public improvement lien vs. mechanic’s lien
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • March 27 2017

In New York, contractors must be careful to file the correct type of lien to ensure they will be paid for their labor andor materials. State law


Commercial Contracts Bulletin - March 2017
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 27 2017

In the recent case of Irish Bank Resolution Corp Ltd (In Special Liquidation) v Camden Market Holdings Corp 2017 EWCA Civ 7, the Court of Appeal


The more things change, the more they stay the same
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • March 27 2017

Every time we think the courts might have given defendants in adjudication enforcement proceedings slightly more latitude in raising their


Hard Hats and Cost Caps
  • Hugh James Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • March 27 2017

The recent case of McGee Group Limited (“McGee”) -v- Galliford Try Building Limited (“Galliford”) provides a warning “on the all too common” problem


“Mens rea” in calls under on demand security instruments
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

This blog post analyses two recent judgments, National Infrastructure Development Company v Banco Santander and MUR Joint Ventures BV v Compagnie


Security of Payment and the rise of the contractual reference date
  • Dentons
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

The recent Supreme Court of NSW decision by Ball J in Fairfield City Council v Abergeldie Contractors Pty Ltd (Abergeldie), provides another


Senate Inquiry into ‘non-confirming’ building products is wrapping up
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia
  • March 23 2017

On 23 June 2015, the Senate commenced a wide-ranging an inquiry into the use of ‘non-conforming’ building products (being products and materials that