Construction Firms Sue NY Over Penalties for Cost Overruns

NEW YORK (AP) — A group representing construction companies has sued New York state and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority over rules that penalize contractors for delays and cost overruns. The Wall Street Journal reports that the lawsuits were...

Trump Support From Unions At Risk Over Apprenticeships

Posted Aug. 28, 2019, 12:38 PM Bloomberg Law/Construction Labor Public comment period ended Aug. 26 DOL now examining comments to develop final rule A Trump administration plan for a new industry-led apprenticeship program could threaten the administration’s...

Cuomo Signs Law Reauthorizing MWBE Program for Five Years

By Eric Reinhardt, Business Journal News Network Date: 7/17/2019 8:05 PM ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew Cuomo this week has signed into law a measure that reauthorizes the minority and women-owned business enterprises (MWBE) program for five more years. The law...
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