A recently-decided case in the State Supreme Court in New York City named The Ideal Supply Co., Inc. v. Interstate Fire Protection, Inc. appears to have opened the door for subcontractors who are not getting paid by their contractors to bring new claims under the New York Lien Law. The full article can be found here.
LAW JOURNAL NEWSLETTERS By Stanley S. Arkin and Robert C. Angelillo Editor’s Note: Last month, the authors began a discussion of the legal consequences of the release of the so-called “Panama Papers,” a trove of more than 11.5 million documents a whistleblower gave to a reporter at the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ) in Spring 2016. The documents detail how certain wealthy people — including foreign government leaders — hid assets in offsore entities created by Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonesca for clients allegedly seeking to avoid taxation in their home countries. Since the release of the Panama Papers, several […]
Robert Angelillo is on the faculty presenting the Construction Contract Workshop on March 23, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza White Plains, 66 Hale Avenue, White Plains, NY 10601. It will be an interesting and informative day for contractors, engineeers, architects and other construction industry professionals. Please click here for more details.