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Construction Contracting Without Relief Clauses During COVID-19

What to do if your contract lacks the parts to handle COVID-19? Considerations for creating new contracts during COVID-19.

Your Contract Can Handle COVID-19

Uncertainty and risk are not new or novel to contractors.  Contracts reduce uncertainty and share the risk of doing or providing something.  COVID-19 may have contributed to, but it has not single-handedly created, uncertainty and risk. 

By |2022-10-25T10:11:26-04:00April 9, 2020|Contract, Contract Interpretation, Damages, Force Majeure, Notice|

Contractors Can Use RFI to Notify the Government

The Board (and the government) should not elevate form over substance in evaluating the sufficiency of a contractor’s notice.

Claim Certified with Digital Signature Deemed OK

The law is not a trend-setter.  It doesn’t readily change or adapt to tech.  So, a commonplace practice in business became a dispute when a claimant digitally certified a claim under the Contract Disputes Act.

Acceptance and Intervening Cause Avoided Construction Warranty Claim

Like cars, computers, and appliances, construction projects include warranties too.  [...]

By |2022-10-25T13:35:14-04:00January 28, 2020|Civilian Board of Contract Appeals (CBCA), Third-Party, Warranty|
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