Case Study: Greg Opinski Construction V. Oakdale

Law360, New York (November 3, 2011, 7:09 PM EDT) -- The Fifth Appellate District of the California Court of Appeal recently issued an opinion that has important implications to all stakeholders in California’s construction industry. In Greg Opinski Construction Inc. v. City of Oakdale, Nos. F060219, F060727 (Cal. Ct. App. Oct. 6, 2011), the California Court of Appeal held that where a contract contains specific requirements for obtaining an extension of time, and a contractor fails to comply with those requirements, it is barred from later contesting its liability for any project delays.

The Greg Opinski...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.