CASPA

Contractor and Subcontractor Payment Act Not Applicable to Government Construction Projects

Pennsylvania’s Contractor and Subcontractor Payment Act (CASPA), 73 P.S. §§501-516, does not apply to a construction project where the owner is a governmental entity, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court decided in Clipper Pipe & Service, Inc. v. Ohio Cas. Ins. Co.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:28+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Categories: Government Law, Municipal Law|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Contractor and Subcontractor Payment Act Not Applicable to Government Construction Projects

Prompt Pay Act Provides Exclusive Remedy to Construction Contractor Seeking Penalties and Attorney Fees against School District

A contractor seeking penalties and attorney fees against a government agency that has breached a construction contract must proceed under the Prompt Pay Act, the Commonwealth Court held in East Coast Paving & Sealcoating, Inc. v. North Allegheny School District.

By | 2017-05-19T22:51:30+00:00 March 25th, 2015|Categories: Government Law, Municipal Law|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Prompt Pay Act Provides Exclusive Remedy to Construction Contractor Seeking Penalties and Attorney Fees against School District