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Tariffs, a Pandemic and War: Construction Contracts Must Withstand the Unforeseeable
Authors: Adam P. Handfinger, Adrian L. Bastianelli, III, Brett J. Moritz,
Published Date: May 10, 2022
Peckar & Abramson attorneys Adam Handfinger and Brett Moritz of the Miami office and Adrian Bastianelli III of the Washington D.C office have co-authored the article, “Tariffs, a Pandemic and War: Construction Contracts Must Withstand the Unforeseeable.” The article, written for Construction Executive, discusses the impacts of materials shortages and price increases, labor shortages, and breakdowns in the supply chain, all exacerbated from the war in Ukraine; and the importance of owners, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers reasonably addressing the economic and time impacts of unforeseeable events in preparing contracts for future work and in administering existing contracts.
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