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Yet Another Reason That Your Contract Matters

I have discussed on several occasions the fact that construction contracts matter . The words in them matter and, in Virginia (as well as other states), most provisions, if not all will be enforced to the letter . Recently, the Western District of Virginia federal court ruled in a way that reminded...

Read Your Construction Contract Arbitration Clauses Carefully

In May of last year, we discussed an opinion in U.S. ex rel. Thyssenkrupp Safway Inc. v. Tessa Structures LLC . If you recall, this case involves a three way payment dispute between a supplier, Thyssenkrupp, a subcontractor, Tessa Structures, and a general contractor, Vista Contracting. As discussed...