Curran & Desharnais Obtains $400,000 Jury Verdict in Plymouth Superior Court

On May 22, 2017, Attorney Joseph Curran of Curran & Desharnais, P.C. began a four day trial in Brockton Superior Court (Plymouth County Superior Court) which ended with a jury returning a verdict in favor of his client in the amount of $400,000 (not including prejudgment interest). With interest, the judgment will stand at approximately […]

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“No Damage for Delay” clause does not bar recovery

A Massachusetts Superior Court has recently ruled that a “No Damage for Delay” clause in a construction contract did not preclude a ceiling installation subcontractor from recovering “loss of productivity damages” as a result of the general contractor’s mismanagement of the project. Relying on the “No Damage for Delay” clause, the general contractor argued that […]

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Massachusetts Contractors–Is it Time to Review Your Contracts?

A well written contract is one of the most important tools a Massachusetts contractor can have. It insures there are no misunderstandings about what a job will include and what is to be expected of each party. More importantly, if you are a home improvement / repair contractor in Massachusetts, having a well drafted contract […]

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