News & Events
Stay up-to-date on legal, construction industry, and Finch, Thornton & Baird, LLP news and seminars through the below news, blog, and seminar updates.
April 12, 2016: Finch, Thornton & Baird, LLP is rolling out a new seminar series entitled Construction Legal Issues Training Series. Read more here.
November 12, 2015: Chad Wishchuk spoke at the national Legal Conference of the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC), at the Sheraton Hotel And Marina in San Diego, California. His presentation was part of the 2015 ABC Leadership Week and was entitled “Wage And Hour Class Actions: Misclassifcation.”
January 1, 2015: Finch, Thornton & Baird, LLP has added two new partners. Read the press release here.
From Our Blog
By: Chad T. Wishchuk, Esq. and Kathleen A. Donahue, Esq. of Finch, Thornton & Baird, LLP. In 2015, the California Legislature adopted AB 219 thereby extending the prevailing wage requirements to deliveries of ready-mix concrete to public works. The day before AB 219 took effect, however, several ready-mix concrete suppliers filed a federal lawsuit challenging […]
By: Chad T. Wishchuk, Esq. and Kathleen A. Donahue, Esq. of Finch, Thornton & Baird, LLP. On March 27, 2017, President Trump repealed President Obama’s Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order. The most controversial aspect of that Executive Order was the so-called “blacklisting rule,” which required federal contractors to disclose labor violations committed or […]
Congress has voted to repeal the Department of Labor’s so-called “blacklisting rule” for federal contractors. The rule is part of President Obama’s 2014 Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order, and required federal contractors to disclose labor violations committed or alleged in the last three years when bidding on federal contracts over $500,000.
May 17, 2017: Indemnity in Construction Made Simple
January 18, 2017: Lease-Leaseback Construction Under AB 2316 Effective 1-1-17
November 16, 2016: How To Prove And Recover Your Losses – Change Orders And Claims – Costing And Management
October 19, 2016: Prevailing Wage, Apprenticeship and Skilled Workforce Requirements