Home > Communications > News

News

September 2017
NEWS

Patrick J. Greene, Jr., Chair of the firm's Government Contract's committee and Partner in the firm's New Jersey office, moderated a panel discussion at the Commercial Observer's The Cure: The 2017 Healthcare Construction Report on September 19, 2017 at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York. As new healthcare policies and innovations are implemented, demand for new healthcare facilities and upgrades is growing. Construction and engineering experts joined healthcare executives to further explain technology, real estate development and best practices for the industry.


[View PDF]

EVENT

Achieving 30% Aspirational MWBE Goals

September 26th

Location: New York University in New York, New York

Charles E. Williams III, Partner in the firm's New York office, will present at the Building Trades Employers' Association forum entitled “Achieving 30% Aspirational MWBE Goals” on September 26, 2017 at New York University in New York, New York. Mr. William's panel will take place from 9:10am to 10:15am. The forum will bring together 200 industry professionals from across the city and state including policymakers, MWBE Firms, government agency heads and purchasing officers, consultants, contractors and subcontractors and will focus on the overall challenges that MWBE's encounter. Event Link

with:
Charles E. Williams, III


EVENT

Managing P3 Contracts: Performance Monitoring, Contract Compliance, and Dispute Resolution

September 26th

Location: The Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C.

Steven M. Charney, Chairman of the firm and resident in the firm's New York office, will moderate a panel at the 2017 P3 Hub Americas Conference, September 26, 2017 at The Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Mr. Charney's panel, entitled "Managing P3 Contracts: Performance Monitoring, Contract Compliance, and Dispute Resolution" will take place during session two from 11:40am to 1:20pm. The P3 Hub Americas conference will be bringing together key figures from the three leading regions from within Canada, America and Latin America to discuss the innovations seen over the last year and to map out where the market is heading in 2018. Event Link

with:
Steven M. Charney


EVENT

Litigating the AIA Forms

October 04th

Location: The Westin Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts

Patrick J. Greene Jr., Partner in the firm's New Jersey office, will speak at the American Bar Association's 2017 Forum on Construction Law Fall Meeting, October 4-7, 2017 at The Westin Copley Place in Boston, Massachusetts. Mr. Greene's presentation titled "Litigating the AIA Forms" will take place during the morning sessions on Friday, October 6, 2017 and will discuss techniques to educate the judge or jury on standards using current and new AIA terms and recent Court interpretations on both AIA based and non-AIA based clauses, including bringing the AIA terms and interpretations into opening and closing statements, testimony and jury charges. Event Link

with:
Patrick J. Greene, Jr.


NEWS EVENT

Post Hurricane Irma: How You Can Minimize Your Losses and Preserve Your Rights

September 20th

Adam P. Handfinger, Co-Managing Partner of the firm's Miami office, along with Howard Newman of Bateman, Gordon & Sands, Inc., will participate in a conference call hosted by the Construction Association of South Florida on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 12noon to 1:00pm. The conference call titled "Post Hurricane Irma: How You Can Minimize Your Losses and Preserve Your Rights" will discuss steps to take following Hurricane Irma such as contractual notices, insurance claims, evidence preservation as well as understanding and documenting the associated costs and schedule impacts. Adam and Howard will also discuss important contract and insurance issues for those performing post-Irma clean-up and restoration work on new and ongoing projects.

with:
Adam P. Handfinger