Jenner & Block

Construction News

In this issue:

  • You Can’t Have Your Cake And Eat It Too: “Optional” Liquidated Damages Clauses Are Unenforceable
  • U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Major Issue for CERCLA Cost Recovery Scheme (for an update to this article, see the Special Alert below)
  • Contractor Defamed During Unionization Campaign May Be Entitled To Punitive Damages
  • Recent Developments Relating to the City of Chicago Construction Contract Set-Aside Program
  • Be “Mold” Sensitive
  • Contractor Recovers Damages for Utility’s Delay in Responding to Requests for Information
  • Recent Decision Confirms That The Value Of “Additional Insured” Coverage May Be Limited
  • Update: Illinois Supreme Court Decides One-Year Limitations Period Applies for Injuries at Local Government Construction Sites

Also available below is a Special Alert that provides an update on the United States Supreme Court's ruling in Cooper Industries, Inc. v. Aviall Services, Inc.

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