NEW ANTI-INDEMNITY BILL FILED WITH PENNSYLVANIA LEGISLATURE

Indemnity provisions are often the subject of great scrutiny in construction contracts. Pennsylvania’s continued scrutiny and negotiation of indemnity provisions is due in part to the Commonwealth being one of the last states to enact legislation restricting the scope of indemnity obligations. However, this summer a billed in the Pennsylvania Legislature was to limit indemnity … Continue reading NEW ANTI-INDEMNITY BILL FILED WITH PENNSYLVANIA LEGISLATURE

DAVIS BUCCO OBTAINS FAVORABLE DECISION IN A MECHANIC’S LIEN CLAIM

DAVIS BUCCO OBTAINS FAVORABLE DECISION IN A MECHANIC’S LIEN CLAIM Superior Court Decision Creates New Favorable Case Law For Mechanic’s Lien Claimants! Davis Bucco is pleased to announce that it has obtained a favorable appellate decision reversing the trial court decision, and upholding the validity of a Mechanic’s Lien over a property owner’s attempts to … Continue reading DAVIS BUCCO OBTAINS FAVORABLE DECISION IN A MECHANIC’S LIEN CLAIM

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO PENNSYLVANIA ARBITRATION ACT START JULY 1 2019

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO PENNSYLVANIA ARBITRATION ACT START JULY 1 2019 Arbitration is well known to construction and commercial contracts.   Pennsylvania is now among nearly 30 other states to adopt the Revised Uniform Arbitration  Act to augment the arbitration process.  These changes will become effective July 1, 2019.  Anyone using arbitration provisions in their contracts, or … Continue reading SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO PENNSYLVANIA ARBITRATION ACT START JULY 1 2019