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This annual update is to provide a review of the most significant decisions impacting design professionals. The cases will consider the following important issues: the effect contractual language has on a professional...more
Originally published in Insurance Law360 on November 2, 2012.
The California Supreme Court recently issued an important decision concerning the forum for litigation of construction defect claims. However, as a practical...more
The typical commercial construction lawsuit can cost an architecture or engineering firm well
over $100,000 to resolve. It is not unheard of for some construction lawsuits to rise into the
multiple hundreds of...more
On November 17, insurers were taught another costly lesson on the importance of promptly responding to tendered claims from their insureds. In Janopaul + Block Cos., LLC v. Superior Court (St. Paul Fire and Marine Ins. Co.),...more
The latest in legal news from Hawaii, via the Damon Key Legal Alert. Stories on Construction law, bid protests, and the legal issues surrounding allegedly defective drywall. ...more
In This Issue:
Success in Claim Resolution and Mediation: The Insurance Component; The Future of Construction Arbitration; Good Faith in the Negotiation, Performance and Enforcement of Construction Contracts; Arbitration...more
This article is the seventh in a series summarizing construction law developments for 2010.
1. Forecast Homes, Inc. v. Steadfast Insurance Co., 181 Cal. App. 4th 1466 (4th Dist. Jan. 2010), rev. denied, 2010 Cal. LEXIS...more
This section of the civil code provides for arbitration of disputes under California’s so called Cumis doctrine. That statute sets forth the rules for selection of “independent counsel” when the carrier reserves its rights...more
This is an update on the key decisions in South Carolina concerning Construction Law.
Mechanics liens, contract, alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration, litigations,...more
Founded 1993, United Arbitration already enjoys an active relationship with businesses, bar associations and insurance companies and continues to have an outstanding success rate with bringing disputants "To The Table"....more