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Illinois Power Agency Revises Standard Contract Requirements for Solar and Wind Energy Projects Eligible to Receive Renewable...

by Bryan Cave on

This Client Alert continues our reports regarding the Illinois Power Agency’s ("IPA”) on-going implementation of the Illinois’ Future Energy Jobs Bill (Public Act 99-0906), which became effective on June 1, 2017. (See prior...more

Comfort in consistency – Dexia Crediop S.P.A. v. Comune di Prato [2017] and international use of the ISDA Master Agreement

by Dentons on

The Court of Appeal has reversed a judgment of the Commercial Court which had worrying implications for banks concluding international transactions using standard form ISDA documentation (and, by implication, other standard...more

Highlights of the 2017 Revisions to the AIA-A201

For almost 130 years, the American Association of Architects (AIA) has published form construction documents. The AIA family of documents is among the most popular and commonly used form construction documents in the...more

What a pain in the glass: The Supreme Court of Canada impacts construction and insurance industries

by Dentons on

Builders risk coverage extended to “service providers” and not just to those who “construct” - The Supreme Court of Canada’s recent decision, Ledcor Construction Ltd v. Northbridge Indemnity Insurance Co., 2016 SCC 37,...more

Canadian Contractual Interpretation Just Got More Difficult

by Bennett Jones LLP on

Supreme Court of Canada Revives Correctness Test for Interpreting Standard Form Contracts - There is a new exception to the new Canadian approach for reviewing the interpretation of contracts: a trial court’s...more

Unfair contract terms will soon apply to contracts with small business

by DLA Piper on

Do you need to review your standard form contracts? This update provides a summary of the new laws extending the unfair contract terms prohibition to standard form contracts with small business in Australia. The new...more

Organization Tips for a Successful 2016

by Planet Depos, LLC on

In a previous blog we outlined ways to make it through the busy last few months of the year without a drop in motivation or productivity. Now that the holiday bustle is over and 2016 has begun, it’s time to prepare for...more

Weekly Update Newsletter - October 2015 #3

by PilieroMazza PLLC on

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTS - Evaluating Reasonableness of Price for Commercial Items - The Department of Defense (DOD) issued a proposed rule on August 3, 2015 to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation...more

Battle of the Forms in the European Private Placement Market: An Analysis and Comparison of the New LMA Private Placement...

by Morgan Lewis on

1. Introduction - Over the last few years, there have been ongoing discussions and a series of initiatives aimed at developing a “Pan-European Private Placement Market” (PEPP Market) for private placement transactions...more

Paris Energy Series No. 8: Beware of the Boilerplate – The Risks of Standard-form Clauses in Common and Civil Law Jurisdictions

by White & Case LLP on

1. Introduction - When commercial agreements are negotiated, certain key terms are generally the subject of intense discussion. Once these terms have been agreed, there is a risk the ‘boilerplate’ provisions1 at the...more

North American Grain: key differences between standard forms

by Reed Smith on

The North American grain market has experienced considerable difficulties in recent years. Severe droughts caused by record heats in 2011-2012 resulted in low yields and a deterioration in the quality of key crops such as...more

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