New Construction Trends And Their Impact On Contracts

Law360 (November 13, 2018, 3:44 PM EST) -- With rapid advances in technology and an increased emphasis on efficiency and resiliency for complex construction and engineering projects come exciting new design and construction trends. We highlight here a few of the top trends in 2018, along with negotiation and contracting tips to address the unique legal and commercial issues emerging from these trends.

Considering these ideas at the outset of a project can help owners and design and construction professionals take full advantage of these advances.

Performance-Based Design

Recent Trend

The design methodology for complex structures provided in building codes generally includes aspects of the following two design approaches:...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.


  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!

TRY LAW360 FREE FOR SEVEN DAYS

Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Beta
Ask a question!