Panel Event

On Friday September 14th,  AJ Manion, Bruce Stigger, Tony Fehrenbacher and Daniel Fuchs will present the panel discussion, “Lawyers, Lawyers, Lawyers: Tricks, Traps and Stunts” from 8:00am to 10:30a.m at Evansville Country Club in Evansville Indiana. For more information and to register for this event,  email: bmartin@manionstigger.com

Manion Stigger to Present at AGC’s Construction Environmental Conference

On September 13, 2017, construction law attorneys A.J. Manion and Jean M. Terry will present a seminar entitled “Green Infrastructure and the Evolving Standard of Care” at the AGC’s Construction Environmental Conference.  The presentation will review roles and responsibilities in the emerging world of green infrastructure and discuss the legal obstacles encountered in this field.…

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New AIA Documents released on April 28, 2017

On Friday, April 28, 2017, the AIA will release new editions of its Owner-Architect Agreements as well as the General Conditions of the Contract for Construction (A201).  This revision follows the AIA’s practice of updating documents on 10 year cycles thus this is the first such update since 2007.  With an enthusiasm typically reserved for…

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Jean M. Terry Selected for ABC Young Professionals Program

Construction law attorney Jean M. Terry has been selected for the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. of Indiana/Kentucky’s 2016 Young Professionals Program.  The program seeks to educate young professionals in the construction industry and cultivate leadership opportunities in the ABC.  Moreover, the program works to create a passion for the merit shop and advocacy in…

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Construction Law: Kentucky Fairness in Construction Kentucky Act

As of July 1, 2007, construction in Kentucky should now be “fair.”  The Kentucky Governor followed several other states and signed into law the Kentucky Fairness in Construction Act, KRS 371.400 et seq. (“the Act”) to “level the playing field” between contractors and Owner.  While an ambitious effort, it remains to be seen whether this law will accomplish its objective.  Because there are many in Indiana interested by the sound of codified “fairness,” this article addresses the efforts by our neighbors to the south.

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