Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 23
Most popular |Most recent


Managing expectations in mediation

USA - June 17 2016 Mediation can be a challenge for clients to understand, especially those who have never before experienced it. It looks nothing like the adversarial…

Owner’s recourse for certain defective contractor-furnished equipment

USA - April 8 2016 For a city or county facing a large-scale design-bid-build water or wastewater treatment construction project, the equipment needed is generally…

Michael Katz.

Federal trial court addresses the use of the engineer’s standard of care as a contract term

USA - September 30 2015 Ohio Revised Code 2305.09(D) establishes the time limitation for suing somebody for most types of negligence (i.e. "tort") as four years. That raises…

Ohio Supreme Court clarifies pay-if-paid

USA - October 31 2014 A pay-if-paid provision in a construction subcontract can be a scary thing for a subcontractor or supplier to a contractor with a direct contract…

Performance and payment bonds: less is more

USA - February 26 2014 A performance bond is a financial promise from the surety to the owner (obligee) that the contractor (principal) will perform the contract &mdash…