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Construction in the USA
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA, Global
  • January 8 2019

A structured guide to construction in the USA

Homebuyers’ Implied Warranty of Habitability Suit Against Subcontractors Is Frozen out by Illinois Supreme Court
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • USA
  • December 28 2018

Overruling 35 years of precedent, the Illinois Supreme Court has held that buyers of newly constructed homes cannot sue subcontractors for breach of

Congressional, Executive, and Legal Developments for Government Contractors to Consider December 2018
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • December 27 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, government contractors should be aware of two legislative and regulatory developments effecting small business contracting:

Expert witnesses - impartiality and balance
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2018

In two recent but very different cases, there have been unusually strong criticisms of expert witnesses. They highlight the need for any expert

Floating On Assumption: Navigating Questions of Project Float Ownership
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2018

Construction project schedules are oftentimes the source of many disputes between project owners and contractors. These disputes notoriously evolve

How Effective Diversity and Inclusion Programs Can Ease Construction Industry Labor Shortage
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

The general counsel of a national construction company had told me that ongoing labor shortages are a major problem and he asked whether diversity and

Fifth Circuit Upholds OSHA’s Multi-Employer Citation Policy
  • Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • USA
  • December 18 2018

The Fifth Circuit has now joined the seven other Courts of Appeals that have rejected challenges to the Occupational Safety and Health

When will the Hong Kong courts set aside arbitral awards for arbitrator misconduct?
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • December 17 2018

N v W 2018 HKCFI 2405 concerned a project in which the Government was the employer, the Plaintiff’s parent company (Parent) the main

Fifth Circuit Joins Other Appeals Courts in Recognizing OSHA's Multi-Employer Worksite Authority
  • Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2018

Under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, companies are responsible for preventing their employees from being exposed to safety violations. For

Department of Labor Seeks Input In Establishing Prevailing Wage Rates For Federal Construction Projects
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2018

For federal contractors in North Carolinanow is your opportunity to provide input relating to the establishment of prevailing wage rates under the