Industry Trends

Permanent Modular Construction

Permanent Modular Construction

Permanent Modular Construction (“PMC”), or off-site construction, is the process of prefabricating construction components in sections (or modules) off-site, most often at a large warehouse or factory, and then transporting those components to the site for a...

Construction Labor Shortage Trends

Construction Labor Shortage Trends

The construction labor market in the U.S. has been tightening for decades.1 At the end of 2021, the U.S. Chamber Commercial Construction Index stated that 62% of contractors reported “high difficulty” finding skilled workers, and 56% of contractors reported a “high...

Class Action Damages Update #2

Class Action Damages Update #2

This is part two of a multi-part and ongoing update of class action damage matters with a focus on damages issues and consumer class action cases. To view part one of this update series click here: Class Action Damages Update #1. Part one discussed the Supreme Court’s...

Class Action Damages Update #1

Class Action Damages Update #1

This is a multi-part and ongoing update of class action damage matters with a focus on damages issues and consumer class action cases. This series of updates begins with a summary of damage issues that can arise at the class certification phase of a class action...

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