Daily Archives: Thursday, August 9, 2018

Posted: August 9, 2018

Additional Insured Coverage Under Subcontractor’s CGL Policy Primary Over General Contractor’s Own Policy

On July 23, 2018, Justice Edmead of the New York County Supreme Court issued a decision in Tricon Constr., LLC v Main St. Am. Assur., 2018 NY Slip Op 31721(U), holding that additional insured coverage for a general contractor under a sub-contractor’s CGL policy was primary over the GC’s own liability coverage. In Tricon, a general contractor (Tricon)... Read more »

Posted: August 9, 2018

Alleged Incompetent Project Management Does Not Excuse Enforcement of No Damages for Delay Clause

On August 2, 2018, Justice Friedman of the New York County Commercial Division issued a decision in Primiano Electric Co. v. HTS-NY, LLC, 2018 NY Slip Op. 31859(U), holding that alleged incompetent project management does not excuse enforcement of a construction contract’s no damages for delay clause, explaining: As held by the Court of Appeals,... Read more »