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Construction Mediation & Construction Arbitration: Part 2

PART II. DISCUSSION A. Construction Attorneys and Construction Mediators Take Note As the introduction to this article demonstrates, even simplified construction disputes involve many parties and complex, technical issues; however, there is good news for construction mediation proponents. Construction attorneys in Arkansas and abroad should take note that the American Arbitration Association noted that construction mediation…
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Construction Mediation & Construction Arbitration: Part 1

PART I: INTRODUCTION A. Construction Law Dispute Story Perfect for Construction Mediation Imagine for a moment the following construction dispute, which involves a client, an architect, an engineer, a general contractor, and various subcontractors: On a large commercial project, the project owner, Technology Company, contracted with Architect Firm and Engineer Firm to design a new production facility,…
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Arkansas Public-Private Partnerships Part 1: Public-Private Partnership (P3) Overview

ARKANSAS PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS AND GENERAL P3 OVERVIEW In Arkansas and other states, a Public-Private Partnership (P3) project is a design and construction project delivery method for a public project, and it encompasses operation, maintenance, and financing. Though public-private partnerships offer an alternative to fund and finance infrastructure projects, it has no relationship to municipal bonds…
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