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.

Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 33
Most popular |Most recent


Who is and who is not covered by a public project Miller Act payment bond?

USA - November 12 2014 The Miller Act, codified at 40 U.S.C. 3131-3134, represents a Congressional effort to protect those supplying labor and material for the...

Building the impenetrable brick wall of project documentation

USA - October 21 2014 Early in my career as a project manager, years before becoming a lawyer, my manager called me into his office and assigned me to a large new project...

Amending the AIA A401-2007 to avoid pro rata share backcharges for job site cleanup

USA - September 2 2014 On most construction projects the parties' contractual agreement addresses who is responsible for keeping the various work areas clean. Generally...

Minimize the inherent risk in “scope bidding” by amending your form subcontract

USA - August 7 2014 Subcontractors must exercise particular care if the project specifications are performance specifications or otherwise described by so-called "scope"...

Time to dust off your contracts given AAA's new rules for fixed time and cost construction arbitration

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...