Meet the Co-chairs - TAGLAW

Rintoul, David
Clarkslegal LLP

Mead, Patrick
Carter Newell


Contact: Blaney McMurtry (Ontario, Canada)
Andrew Heal - Chair, ACES Group
Shawn Wolfson - Chair, Real Estate Group

This newsletter is designed to highlight new issues of importance to the development and construction industry. We hope you will find it interesting and welcome your comments. Feel free to contact any of the lawyers who wrote or are quoted in these articles for more information, the editors or call the chairs of our Real Estate or Architecture/Construction/Engineering Services (ACES) groups.

Read more: Blaneys on Building for July 2012

Contact: Voison (Jersey)

Voisin worked with the Jersey Construction Council to provide a breakfast seminar on Friday 27 April 2012 to mark World Day for Health and Safety at Work.

Nearly 100 members of Jersey’s construction sector attended to learn about the latest thinking in Island health and safety issues for the industry. The seminar took place at Mimosa, Liberty Wharf, St Helier and was also sponsored by Jersey Electricity.

Read more: Voisin Present on Legal Aspects of Health and Safety

By: David Rintoul
Clarkslegal LLP (Reading, England)

Jurisdictional challenges are the order of the day in adjudications. These jurisdictional questions can be a hard fought issues running parallel with the Adjudicator’s main purpose of deciding whether a contractor

Read more: Construction Adjudications - Meaning of a "Dispute" and Absence of Effective Notice of...

By: Michael G. Bock
Schnader Harrison Segal & Lewis LLP (Delaware and Pennsylvania, USA)

In order to promote full disclosure and identification of subcontractors (defined as both first and second tier subcontractors) who potentially might have a lien claim on a commercial construction project

Read more: Notice! Pending Changes to Pennsylvania's Mechanics' Lien Law