Arbitration Consolidation was Inappropriate

Where a subcontractor submitted a claim against the general contractor for  payment, it submitted the matter to arbitration and the general contractor replied with a counterclaim in that arbitration and also initiated a third-party arbitration claim against a related...

Contractor Not Bound By Architect’s Decision on Claim

Contracts between owners and contractors often state that the contractor must submit any claim to the architect for final determination. Most contracts state that this must be done as a condition precedent to further review by a dispute resolution board or a court....