Sarah Mead Publishes Article on Nevada Construction In Law 360

Snell & Wilmer Associate Sarah Mead has published an article on Nevada Construction Law in LAW 360 Magazine. See the Article here.

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Union Construction Unrest at Tesla Gigafactory

The Salt Lake Tribune reports that 350 union affiliated construction workers walked off the job at the Tesla Gigafactory construction site in Northern Nevada, with about 100 of them reportedly actively picketing the project. Union officials from the Building and … Continue reading

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Nevada Reduces Retention to 5% Maximum

With the New Year, Nevada has reduced the maximum amount of retention that may be withheld from Contractors and Subcontractors to five percent (5%). SB254, effective for all contracts entered into on or after January 1, 2016, reduces the maximum … Continue reading

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Snell Partner Appointed to AGC Las Vegas Executive Board in 2016

Leon F. Mead II, Senior Construction Law Partner in Snell & Wilmer’s Nevada offices, has been appointed as the Associate Member Representative to the Associated General Contractors, Las Vegas Chapter’s Executive Board of Directors for 2016.

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Partial Subordination Agreement not Involving or Affecting Mechanics Lien Claimant Priority is Enforceable in Nevada

When visible construction begins, Nevada law says mechanic’s liens attach to the construction site. A construction lender wants to ensure that its deed of trust securing the construction loan has first priority to the property title, if the loan is … Continue reading

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Nevada Supreme Court Building Breaks Ground

Snell & Wilmer’s Construction & Appellate Law teams congratulate LV Land Company LLC, EHB Companies and the Nevada Supreme and Appellate Courts on their breaking ground for the new Nevada Supreme Courthouse in Las Vegas, Tuesday, October 27, 2015.  More … Continue reading

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Leon Mead to Present Nevada Mechanics Lien Seminar Oct 19

Snell & Wilmer’s Leon Mead, senior Construction Law Partner in our Nevada offices, will be teaching a seminar on Nevada Mechanics Lien Law at the Associated General Contractors / Nevada Contractors Association training facility on October 19, 2015. The seminar … Continue reading

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Kiewit “Apparent Best Value” as Design-Builder for Nevada’s Project Neon

The Las Vegas Review Journal is reporting that Kiewit Infrastructure West has been named the Apparent Best Value bidder for the Project Neon design-build overhaul of the intersection of I-15 and Highway 95 – the state’s busiest roadway.

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Nevada Legislature Passes Reform on General Contractor Liability for Unpaid Subcontractor Labor Benefits

The 2015 Nevada Legislature appears to have brought common sense reform to one of the state’s most controversial statutes – NRS 608.150 – which made “original contractors” liable to its subcontractor employees (or labor unions and labor union trust funds … Continue reading

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Snell & Wilmer Partner Leon F. Mead II Named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America

Snell & Wilmer’s Construction Group is proud to congratulate Leon F. Mead II, a partner in the Las Vegas office, for being selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America.  See the Firm’s Press Release regarding his achievement here. … Continue reading

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