CONTRACTOR DENIED COMPENSATION FOR STORM IMPACT ON LABOR AND MATERIAL COSTS
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
S&B Engineers and Constructors, Ltd. v. Progress Energy Florida,
No. 09-12150 (unpublished)
February 11, 2010
federal appeals court has ruled that a "Force Majeure" clause in fixed-price
contracts did not allow a contractor to recover the escalated cost of labor and
materials caused by multiple hurricanes. Disallowance of ... Log in to view the full text.