Design professionals will be pleased to hear that beginning September 1, 2017, all Requests for Proposals and Requests for Qualifications published by the state will be subject to additional statutory protections for architects and engineers.By: Travis Brown The Texas Legislature recently amended...
Contract Immunity Update: This paper is an update of Amy Emerson’s 2016 paper on contractual immunity. It discusses the latest significant opinions applying to Supreme Court’s decisions of each of the three Texas Supreme Court cases affecting contractual immunity.
By: Amy Emerson
Bruington v. Pedernal: Texas Supreme Court Rules Dismissal With Prejudice Not Required After Failure to Include Certificate of Merit.
Bruington v. Pedernal: Texas Supreme Court rules dismissal with prejudice not required after failure to include certificate of merit.
Proposed legislation in Texas may shift the default responsible party between owners and contractors for defects in construction plans and specifications.By: Tyler T. O'Halloran May 23, 2017
House Bill 2170 (currently parked in the House Ways & Means Committee), proposes...