Articles from January 2015

RETHINKING BUILDER’S RISK INSURANCE: A CONTRACTOR’S PERSPECTIVE

Date: January 27th, 2015
Categories: Contracts, Insurance

The AIA contract is the benchmark of construction contracts throughout the country. As many contractors know, by default under the AIA contract it is the Owner rather than the Contractor who is responsible for purchasing builder’s risk insurance. But is that the way it should … Read More »

SO YOU THOUGHT YOU WERE COVERED: THE EFFECT OF I-502 ON INSURANCE IN WASHINGTON

Date: January 15th, 2015
Categories: Insurance

When you think of the legalizing of marijuana and Initiative 502, do you think of insurance?  Probably not, but maybe you should.  Here’s the issue:  While marijuana might be legal under the laws of Washington, it is indisputably illegal under federal law.  So what does … Read More »