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|Want to Appeal a Bid Protest Decision Involving A Maryland State Contract? If New Legislation Becomes Law, You May Have to Pay to Play...|
Jennifer M. Horn; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
March 19, 2014, previously published on March 7, 2014New Proposed Legislation Would Require Bond: If House Bill 1488 becomes law in Maryland, bid protesters of state contracts appealing a decision to the Maryland Board of Contract Appeals would be required to simultaneously submit a “protest appeal bond or other form of acceptable...
|The Differing Site Conditions Clause Is Alive and Well|
Michael H. Payne; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
February 26, 2014, previously published on February 20, 2014Thanks to a recent decision by the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, in Metcalf vs. U.S., the protection afforded by the Differing Site Conditions clause has been reaffirmed. Although the Court primarily addressed the requirement that federal agencies must demonstrate good faith and fair...
|Maryland Shortlists Teams on Purple Line P3 Rail Project|
Jason C. Tomasulo; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
January 30, 2014, previously published on January 17, 2014The Maryland Department of Transportation/Maryland Transit Administration (MDOT/MTA) recently announced that four of the six teams that submitted qualification statements will be permitted to submit proposals to design, build, finance, operate, and maintain the Purple Line light rail public private...
|Pennsylvania Issues Request for Qualifications for Rapid Bridge Replacement P3|
Anthony L. Byler, Jason C. Tomasulo; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
January 15, 2014, previously published on January 10, 2014In the wake of the significant transportation funding legislation passed at the end of November 2013, Pennsylvania’s Department of Transportation wasted no time issuing a request for qualifications (“RFQ”), seeking statements of qualifications from potential concessionaires to...
|New Permitting and Licensure Requirements Take Effect in Philadelphia|
Daniel E. Fierstein, Catherine Nguyen; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
January 8, 2014, previously published on January 06, 2014As we reflect upon the past year, few in the Delaware Valley will forget the fateful day in June when a building located at 22nd and Market Streets collapsed in the midst of demolition work performed by contractor Griffin Campbell, which claimed six lives. In an effort to improve safety and prevent...
|Renewable Energy Construction: Moving into Federal Buildings|
Lori Wisniewski Azzara, Jennifer Budd, Lane F. Kelman; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
January 3, 2014, previously published on December 20, 2013In recent years, concepts such as “green construction” and “renewable energy” seem to have become almost commonplace. In what is perhaps an effort to lead the world by example in these areas, President Barack Obama recently issued a Presidential Memorandum that calls upon...
|Home Inspector Liability: Home Owners Should Inspect Their Inspectors and Their Contracts|
Jennifer M. Horn, Matthew G. Tom; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
December 19, 2013, previously published on December 13, 2013Owning a home can be an immensely rewarding experience, the keystone of the American Dream. Buying a home, however, can be an immensely complicated experience fraught with risks. Before taking the plunge into homeownership, it is important for a prospective home owner to engage a qualified home...
|A New Rule Designed to Assist Small Business Subcontractors|
Edward T. DeLisle, Amy M. Kirby; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
December 2, 2013, previously published on November 27, 2013On November 25th, the DOD, GSA and NASA issued a final rule incorporating a new clause into the FAR regarding accelerated payments to small business subcontractors on Government projects. The new rule, which takes effect December 26, 2013, requires large business prime contractors receiving...
|Greenbuild 2013: Exhibitors and Attendees Leave Philadelphia Re-Energized|
Jennifer Budd, Lane F. Kelman; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
December 2, 2013, previously published on November 26, 2013As the Greenbuild 2013 posters, web cafés and stages are removed from the Convention Center in Philadelphia, attendees and exhibitors from across the country have been reenergized in thinking about green building, sustainability and resiliency. From November 18-22, Philadelphia was painted...
|Miles II: Court of Federal Claims Awards Attorneys' Fees and Provides Further Guidance|
Edward T. DeLisle, Maria L. Panichelli; Cohen Seglias Pallas Greenhall & Furman PC;
November 22, 2013, previously published on November 19, 2013Miles Construction, LLC v. United States, No. 12-597C (2013) has been a very important case for SDOVSBs and VOSBs. Our victory in Miles not only resulted in a big win for our client, but it also caused the VA to change its policy regarding transfer restrictions generally, benefitting all...