McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC: Construction Alert - What Was That Court Thinking?

By Diane M. Tokarsky , Esquire, Chair, Construction and Procurement Law Just when you thought you understood the rules of the game in relation to the Pennsylvania Mechanics Lien Law ("Act"), the Pennsylvania Superior Court issued the game changing decision, Bricklayers of Western Pennsylvania...

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC: Contribution to Construction Costs Supports Charitable Exemption

By James L. Fritz In June, the Commonwealth Court addressed another issue of interest to nonprofit entities seeking charitable exemptions from Pennsylvania Sales & Use Taxes and local real estate taxes - whether a substantial contribution to construction costs may help satisfy the requirement...