Entries by Nick Schwandner

COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) construction delays and impacts in Ohio – what contractors can do now to protect their rights.

There is no single answer to the questions of what contractors’ rights are and what must be done to protect those rights for COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) delays and impacts. Construction attorneys and litigation will be working on the questions for years to come. However, contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers who may be affected directly or through ripple effects should immediately…

Is it a pay-when-paid provision or a pay-if-paid provision?

“We were not paid at all, so we will not be paying you.” “We were only partially paid. We took a haircut, so you will also have to take a haircut.” “We are not obligated to pay you until we receive payment ourselves.” These are common statements…

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