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Good Deeds Still Going Punished? (Dragas Part III)

If you recall, a bit over a year ago I posted regarding the Builders Mut. Ins. Co. v. Dragas Management Corp. litigation in the Eastern District of Virginia federal court. [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ] Back in May of 2010, the Court dismissed a suit by a contractor that voluntarily...

Vandeventer Black LLP: The Duty to Mitigate Damages “But I Didn’t Do Anything Wrong!”

[ Originally published 01/01/2011 ] By Wyatt Booth Hope springs eternal at the beginning of any project, and the last thing any developer, general contractor, or subcontractor is anticipating is a problem that delays the project or cancels the job. But sometimes financial difficulties, personality...