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Massachusetts Appellate Court Holds That No-Damages-for-Delay Clause Does Not Bar Claim for Schedule Compression and Affirms Award of Total Cost Damages

Central Ceilings, Inc. v. Suffolk Constr. Co., Inc., 2017 Mass App. Lexis 36 (March 29, 2017).  The Massachusetts State College Building Authority contracted with Suffolk Construction Company (“Suffolk”) to serve as the general contractor for the construction of dormitories at … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Court Holds Owner’s Oral Promise to Pay Subcontractor Enforceable Under Main Purpose Exception to Statute of Frauds

Central Ceilings, Inc. v. Nat’l Amusements, Inc., 70 Mass. App. Ct. 172, 873 N.E.3d 754 (Sept. 18, 2007) National Amusements, Inc., entered into a contract with Old Colony Construction Corporation for the construction of National’s cinema theater complex. Old Colony … Continue reading

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