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What do you call a contractor who provides an owner with an OCP Policy, additional insured status, and indemnification? Confused

April 26 2013 For most people, there is only one thing more excruciating than a discussion about insurance coverage: a blog post about it. So brace yourselves dear…

Anticipating retaliation lawsuits from your employees

May 31 2013 An employee that wants to sue a current or former employer cannot always just file a lawsuit in court. For a significant number of employment claims…

Contractors Beware! Other States Workers’ Compensation Insurance Endorsement Does Not Mean All States

November 1 2017 With limited exceptions, nearly all states require that contractors purchase workers' compensation insurance when performing work in that state. That…

Signing is everything: new Pennsylvania case distinguishes between partially and fully executed public contracts

May 31 2013 Public construction work can be attractive to contractors, especially in a down economy, because the payments are considered more secure than with…

Fourth Circuit drastically extends statute of limitations for False Claims Act actions - contractors appeal to Supreme Court

July 29 2013 The False Claims Act ("FCA") is a law that contractors must take very seriously. What many contractors fail to realize is that the reach of the FCA…

National 8(a) Winter Conference - Changes Coming for SDVOSBs

February 1 2018 Hello from Nashville, Tennessee! I’m currently at the National 8(a) Association’s Winter Conference and had the privilege of participating in a great…

The GAO’s Electronic Docket May Be Going Live Soon!

January 31 2018 The Consolidated Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2014 required the U.S. Government Accountability Office (“GAO”) to establish an electronic…

Good News for Department of Defense Contractors: Enhanced Post-Award Debriefing Requirements are on Their Way!

January 26 2018 The National Defense Authorization Act (“NDAA”) for Fiscal Year 2018 includes enhanced post-award debriefing requirements for the Department of…

A Response to the #MeToo Movement: NJ Bill Tightens Position on Employment Agreements

January 9 2018 Last month a bill was introduced to the New Jersey State Assembly (A-5287) by Assemblymen John McKeon (Essex and Morris) and Jon Bramnick (Morris…

PA Residential Landlords Beware!

December 29 2017 As most residential landlords know, the Pennsylvania Landlord and Tenant Act (the "Act") contains comprehensive and complicated rules and procedures…