Construction Litigation

/Construction Litigation

November 2014

New Jersey’s Independent Contractor Rule

2017-01-02T17:00:53+00:00 November 29th, 2014|Construction Litigation|

Construction litigation often seeks to foist the culpable conduct of contractors and subcontractors upon an owner or developer of commercial or residential real property.  Sometimes, such conduct is warranted, especially when the owner/developer has a significant role in the manner in which the construction project work is to be conducted. […]

The New Jersey Construction Triangle

2017-01-02T17:00:53+00:00 November 6th, 2014|Construction Litigation|

Not too infrequently, an owner or developer of commercial or residential property engages a general contractor with reference to a construction project. The parties enter into a written agreement that often provides for a mandatory arbitration provision to resolve all disputes. In order for the general contractor to carry out its duties, it, in turn, [...]