Peter James Herrigel

Peter James Herrigel

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Doctrine of “Patent Ambiguity” Bars Contractor’s Substantial Claim For Extra Work

The Appellate Division recently affirmed a trial court’s granting of summary judgment in favor of the County of Union (the “County”) on a contractor’s extra work claim for $631,895.27 arising from an ambiguity in the contract...more

8/15/2013 - Ambiguous Contractors Patent Applications Patents

Suppliers Must Take Affirmative Steps to Determine Source of Payments to Protect Construction Lien Claim Rights

In L&W Supply Corp. v. Joe DeSilva, et al., (Docket No. A-2960-10T2, December 19, 2012) (“L&W Supply”), a decision recently approved for publication, the Appellate Division provides guidance to material suppliers seeking to...more

1/10/2013 - Construction Liens Insolvency Material Suppliers Source of Payments Subcontractors

Contractors on Public Projects Beware – Verbal Waiver Of Prior Written Approval Requirement For Extra Work Not Enforceable

The New Jersey Appellate Division, in Contract Applicators, Inc. v. Borough of Park Ridge, Docket No. A-6080-10T3 (October 2, 2012), recently affirmed a trial court decision that denied a contractor’s attempt to obtain...more


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