How to Prepare for Potential Construction Disputes Resulting from COVID-19
September 26, 2020 5:00 am
Every industry has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, and construction is no exception. While construction work was deemed essential... View Article
Zoom Arbitration – Friend or Foe?
September 19, 2020 6:00 am
Is “Remote Arbitration” an oxymoron? Or is it the wave of the future? While most of the ADR rules allow... View Article
Financial Consequences of Extensions of Time
September 12, 2020 6:00 am
Extension of time awards are frequently followed by claims for prolongation and loss and/or expense are often seen as the... View Article
September 5, 2020 6:00 am
What is a concurrent delay? The generally accepted definition of concurrent delay is “a period of project overrun which is... View Article
Consequential Damages and Liquidated Damages
August 29, 2020 5:00 am
One of the biggest risks contractors and subcontractors face on construction projects is liability for consequential and liquidated damages, although many... View Article
Pay When Paid Clauses: What Constitutes a Reasonable Time?
August 14, 2020 6:00 pm
In Utah, it is uncertain whether the construction contract contingency payment language is enforceable. There is a difference between “pay... View Article
Dispute Resolution Boards: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?
August 7, 2020 3:12 pm
For many years the construction industry has been contentious and litigious in countries such as the United States. The COVID-19... View Article
Navigating Your Construction Project through COVID-19 Impacts
August 3, 2020 10:32 pm
The relaxation COVID-19 restrictions and reopening of the economy has become a delicate balance. As the return to everyday activity... View Article
Termination of Convenience Clauses: Are They a Convenience or a Hindrance?
July 6, 2020 9:52 pm
In contracts, there are essentially two types of termination clauses. The most common clause is termination for cause, also known... View Article
COVID-19: New Days, New Utah Construction Issues.
June 23, 2020 6:46 pm
Dear Friends and Clients: With the upheaval and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, we know our clients and friends are likely dealing... View Article