The Key to Identifying AIA Contracts

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08/22/2016Golden, Sean M.

LAW TIPS Authored by Attorney Sean Golden, sgolden@vanblacklaw.com, 804-237-8800 The American Institute of Architects (AIA) published its first uniform contract for use between an owner and a contractor in 1888.  In the 125+ years that have followed, AIA contract documents and administrative forms have emerged as the industry standard, and as the most heavily used… Read more »

The Key to Identifying AIA Contract Documents

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08/22/2016Golden, Sean M.

LAW TIPS Authored by Attorney Sean Golden, sgolden@vanblacklaw.com, 804-237-8800 The American Institute of Architects (AIA) published its first uniform contract for use between an owner and a contractor in 1888.  In the 125+ years that have followed, AIA contract documents and administrative forms have emerged as the industry standard, and as the most heavily used… Read more »

In Preparing for the FLSA Salary Increase, the Fluctuating Workweek

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08/21/2016Bibeau Anne G.

Method and BELO Contract may not be Right for your Business LAW TIPS Authored by Attorney Anne Bibeau, abibeau@vanblacklaw.com, 757-446-8600 By now, you all are aware that on December 1, 2016, the salary threshold for the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) white collar exemptions is about to jump to $47,476 per year. With estimates that… Read more »

Federal Aviation Administration Finalizes Rules For Commercial Use Of Drones

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08/20/2016Rixey, James B.

[DISPLAY_ULTIMATE_PLUS] LAW TIPS Authored by Attorney Jay Rixey, jrixey@vanblacklaw.com, 757-446-8600 The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently finalized the first operational rules, to be effective on August 29, 2016, governing the routine commercial use of small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), also known as drones. The new regulations – codified at Part 107 of the Federal Aviation… Read more »

25 Vandeventer Black LLP Attorneys Named Best Lawyers In America 2017

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08/18/2016Powers, Edward J.

25 attorneys from the law firm of Vandeventer Black LLP have been named Best Lawyers in America 2017, many listed in multiple specialties, for a total of 52 designations for the law firm. Corporate Counsel magazine has called Best Lawyers “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice.” The Vandeventer Black attorneys and their specialties as listed in Best Lawyers are: Admiralty… Read more »

Who do you think is a Longshoreman?

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08/15/2016Bilisoly, F. Nash

THE SEARCH BEGINS: THE IMPACT OF PRIOR LEGISLATION, LEGAL DECISIONS AND DOL INTERPRETATIONS OF THE ACT The Impact of Prior Legislation, Legal Decisions and DOL Interpretations of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act Presented by F. Nash Bilisoly of Vandeventer Black, LLP Personal injury recovery in maritime law is inseparably linked to the status of… Read more »

Vandeventer Black LLP Awarded for Support of Virginia Food Bank

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08/04/2016Vandeventer Black

Vandeventer Black LLP was awarded second place in the Large Law Firm (101+) Per Capita division in the 2016 Legal Food Frenzy Awards after raising 470 pounds of food per person. The Food Frenzy was held earlier this year and this is the sixth consecutive year Vandeventer Black LLP has participated. “It was great seeing… Read more »