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Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 6 Sep 2018

Claimant is not required to conduct an investigation into the veracity of the representation to prove justifiable reliance when asserting a fraudulent inducement claim under the Miller Act

DQSI, L.L.C., (“DQSI”) a general contractor, was hired by the Army Corps of Engineers (“Corps”) for a pump station construction project. Western


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 8 Feb 2018

Claim of Fraudulent Inducement of a Construction Contract Does Not Invalidate Arbitration Clause in That Same Contract

In this case, Nicolas and Monica Koudela (the "Koudelas") entered into a construction contract with "Johnson & Johnson Builders" (the "Agreement")


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 13 May 2017

Profanity-Laced Social Media Posts May Be Permissible in the Context of a Union Organizing Campaign

Q. Can I fire an employee for making disparaging comments about the company and its supervisors on social media? A. According to a recent Second


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 14 Mar 2017

Practical Partnership Tips: Electronic K-1s and Addressing New Partnership Audit Rules

Partnerships and limited liability companies should begin thinking about addressing the issues presented by the new partnership law in their


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 21 Feb 2017

IPR Estoppel Provisions May Not Be That Scary After All

IPR petitioners wary of the statutory estoppel under 35 U.S.C. 315(e)(2) may have reason to be cautiously optimistic. Judge Sue Robinson of


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 25 Aug 2016

Can Self-Employment Taxes and Net Investment Income Taxes Be Minimized?

In certain situations, taxpayers may successfully thread the needle to not pay either net investment income tax or self-employment tax on some income


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 14 Jul 2016

Western District of Virginia Confronts Several Legal Issues That Frequently Impact Multi-Party Construction Disputes - Economic Loss, Damage to Other Property, Third Party Beneficiary Status, Warranties, Subrogation, and Third-Party Joinder

This construction dispute case arises from a failed pipe connector that caused water damage to a facility and insured personal property, which Hillel


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 6 Jul 2016

Court of Federal Claims Rules Contracting Officer’s Failure to Exercise Independent Business Judgment Renders Partial Termination for Conveniencea an Abuse of Discretion and Breach, but Holds Subsequent Termination for Cause of Remainder of Contract to Be Appropriate

Plaintiff Securiforce International America, LLC (“Securiforce”) was awarded a contract by the Defense Logistics Agency Energy (“DLA Energy” or the


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 22 Jun 2016

The Pepper Minute: Taking the LLC or Partnership Public

In this short video, Pepper partner Howard S. Goldberg discusses a tax-advantaged structure for taking an LLC or partnership public, the "Up-C"


Pepper Hamilton LLP | USA | 30 Jul 2015

2015 amendments to Delaware Alternative Entity Acts

On July 24, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed into law several amendments to the Delaware Revised Uniform Partnership Act, 6 Del. C. 15-101

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