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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Federal Courts Continue to Frown Upon Illegal Secondary Activity

Posted in Secondary Boycotts, Unions

Federal Courts continue to be a friendly venue for victims of illegal union actions.  Recently in Waugh Chapel South, LLC v. UFCW Local 27, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals joined a growing number of Federal Courts in affirming the right to recover damages against a union for illegal secondary activity. In that case, Waugh Chapel… Continue Reading

The School District of Philadelphia’s Design Professional Boondoggle

Posted in Design Professional Liability, Public Contracts

ENR tipped me off to a story that somehow I completely missed.  The School District of Philadelphia has apparently filed a series of lawsuits against more than two dozen design professionals in connection with work performed on the School District’s Capital Improvement Program. Because no formal complaints have not been filed – instead the School… Continue Reading