August 21, 2014

Construction, Real Estate, Infrastructure & Zoning News

The National Law Review is a free resource of legal articles addressing the contractual obligations and disputes arising out of public and private construction projects and commercial real estate transactions. Legal topics include:

• Litigation, arbitration and mediations impacting owners, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, governmental agencies, lenders, insurers and sureties

• Payment and bidding disputes and lien claims such as: bid protests, contract defaults, construction defects, extra work claims, changed condition claims, delay claims, mechanic's liens and stop notice claims, and homeowner and subdivision claims

• Public works issues such as: entitlements, development rights, permitting and variances

• Disputes involving: prime and subcontracts; design - build, architect - engineer and construction management contracts; and considerations involving industry standard form contracts such as, AIA, AGC or EJDC forms

• State and federal false claims actions and OSHA and Workers' Compensation Issues

Details of actions by state and local governments, and by other governmental agencies as well as mediation and arbitration and civil actions from across the U.S. are added daily.

Date Title Organization
21
Aug
2013-2014 Massachusetts Legislative Session Ends Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
21
Aug
Texas Supreme Court Confirms General Waiver of Section 51.003 in Property Guaranty Agreements Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
21
Aug
What Happens if a Michigan Sheriff’s Deed is Transferred? Who Pays Association Assessments? Varnum LLP
21
Aug
Western Kentucky University & City of Bowling Green Make Great Remodeling Team McBrayer, McGinnis, Leslie and Kirkland, PLLC
20
Aug
IRS Ruling Creates Opportunities for Tax Savings by Companies With Substantial Real Estate Assets Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
20
Aug
Environmental Impact Analysis Required for Natural Gas Facilities Clarified in D.C. Circuit Decision Denying Residents’ Challenge to Compressor Siting Approval McDermott Will & Emery
20
Aug
OSHA Issues Guidance on Protecting Employees from Demolition Hazards Jackson Lewis P.C.
19
Aug
China’s State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) Circular Relating to Foreign Exchange Administration of Offshore Investment, Financing and Return Investment by Domestic Residents Utilizing Special Purpose Vehicles (Hui Fa [2014] No. 37) Greenberg Traurig, LLP
19
Aug
Foreign Investors Still Stimulating Miami’s Real Estate Boom Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
19
Aug
California: If A Tree Falls In The City, Is It Serving A Public Purpose? Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
19
Aug
OSHA Concludes that Acclimatization May Be the Most Important Element of a Heat-Illness Prevention Program Jackson Lewis P.C.
19
Aug
Energy & Environment Law Update - Week of August 18, 2014 Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
19
Aug
Draft California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines Would Dramatically Alter Analysis of Transportation Impacts Under SB 743 Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
19
Aug
D.C. Circuit Affirms Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Order No. 1000 Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
18
Aug
Pay Attention to Indemnity Provisions in Construction Contracts Barnes & Thornburg LLP
18
Aug
D.C. Circuit Appeals Court Validates FERC Regional Planning Mandate as Reasoned Evolution of the Open-Access Electricity Transmission System McDermott Will & Emery
18
Aug
California Hotel Raises $1.5 Million via Crowdfunding Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
18
Aug
First District of Illinois Holds Strict Compliance with Section 5 of the Mechanics Lien Act is a Prerequisite to Enforcing a Mechanics Lien Barnes & Thornburg LLP
18
Aug
Florida: Property Tax Notices Are In Your Mailbox! This Is Not Junk Mail! Lowndes, Drosdick, Doster, Kantor & Reed, P.A.
18
Aug
Mexican President Signs Historic Energy Reform Into Law Bracewell & Giuliani LLP

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