. . Christ the King Anglican College Agreement 2011-2014 (varied). The following representative questions illustrate the nature of the projects and disputes in which Aitken has been involved in recent years. Mount Scopus Memorial College and Gandel Besen House Administrative Support Staff Agreement 2017 Assumption College Kilmore Boarding School Supervisors Enterprise Agreement 2011 Lutheran Education (Victorian Schools) Multi Enterprise Agreement 2018 Ballarat and Queen`s Grammar School (Teachers) Agreement 2015. Overnewton Anglican Community College Agreement 2015-2019 Methodist Ladies` College Ltd (Teacher and Technician) Agreement 2018. Bacchus Corporate Agreement Marsh Grammar School 2016 Woods Aitken represented a design builder in the resolution of its disputes arising from the planning and construction of five separate oil fields in Texas, Oklahoma and Wyoming. Before the hearings began, the design builder added WA to its legal team to take the lead at this crucial stage. As the new lead attorney, WA successfully sued the design builder`s claims in a three-week arbitration in Houston, Texas. In addition, WA successfully defended the owner`s counterclaims of more than $25 million, which clearly made the design builder the dominant party giving it the right to reimburse its costs and fees related to arbitration and pre-judgment interest.
The total price was over $4.6 million. Applicability of rest statutes to claims for compensation and contribution and 50 State Survey Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School Agreement 2020-2023 Woods Aitken has distinguished itself in the legal representation of companies involved in disputes arising from all types of construction projects. We have made significant recoveries for our customers and successfully defended our customers against significant claims. These issues included numerous litigations and arbitrations across the United States. Whatever the process or location, our goal is to help our clients find the best possible solution, whether through negotiation, mediation, arbitration or litigation. Flinders Christian Community College Enterprise Agreement Teachers 2017-2021 Woods Aitken advises companies from all facets of the construction industry. Our clients include general contractors, commercial contractors, specialist subcontractors, project owners, architects, engineers, suppliers and guarantors working on a variety of construction projects. We have experience in all legal aspects of the construction process, from the quote to the realization of the project. Click here for a list of current representative issues. Woods Aitken`s National Construction Law Practice Group has been advising clients in the U.S.
construction industry since the firm was founded in 1921. This tradition and dedication to the construction industry provides the experience and knowledge to achieve creative, value-based and ethical solutions to our clients` challenges. Our service-oriented philosophy reinforces our commitment to long-term relationships with our customers and enables us to offer effective solutions that align with our customers` business goals and offerings. Neighbourhood Homes & Adult Education Centres Collective Agreement 2016 St John`s College Preston (Teachers) Enterprise Agreement 2017 Melbourne Montessori School Enterprise Agreement 2017 Seventh-Day Adventist Schools (Victoria) Limited Enterprise Agreement 2019 Waverley Christian College Inc. (Support Staff) Agreement 2007 Beaconhills College General Staff Agreement 2017-2020 When disputes arise, Woods Aitken strives to work with its clients to resolve key issues. identify and develop efficient and cost-effective approaches for rapid resolution. We have made positive comparisons for our clients through mediations, dispute review panels and other early resolution processes. However, if a solution cannot be found without litigation, our team has extensive experience in construction litigation and has been successful in arbitration, state and federal courts and other evidentiary proceedings. The Geelong College (Business Operations Staff) Agreement 2018-2020. Goulburn Valley Grammar School Teachers Agreement 2016-2018 Acted for a public owner in an insurance dispute arising out of the underground construction of a water catchment system in Lake Mead, Nevada. Due to various conditions and different entry events, the contractor was forced to change the tunnel route with significant additional costs, for which the consortium of insurers refused to cover. Woods Aitken represented a steel assembly subcontractor in the preparation and negotiation of its more than $2 million claims against a steel manufacturer related to the subcontractor`s work on the Millennium Park belt envelope in downtown Chicago.
The claims arose due to faulty manufacturing by the transformer, late delivery, and design changes that resulted in delays and additional work for the subcontractor. Southern Cross Grammar Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021. Carey Baptist Grammar School Employee Agreement 2018 Acted for a steel assembly company in a legal dispute related to the subcontractor and renovation of the terminals at Chicago O`Hare International Airport. Due to different conditions that resulted in significant productivity losses and additional work on the project, the client terminated his contract for non-payment and left the project. . Embassy English (Melbourne Teachers) Enterprise Agreement 2015 East Preston Islamic College Enterprise Agreement 2020-2022 Kardinia International College Enterprise Agreement 2019 Islamic College of Melbourne (Teachers) Agreement 2015 Billanook College Ltd (Educational Services Staff) Enterprise Agreement 2018 Monash College Pty Ltd (Monash University Foundation Year Teaching Staff) Agreement 2019 Plenty Valley International Montessori School Agreement 2020 2023 Repräsentierte einen großen allgemeinen Auftragnehmer in einer Pfandrechtsversteigerungsklage wegen Nichtzahlung sowie zusätzlicher Ansprüche gegen den Generalunternehmer im Zusammenhang mit dem Bau des Venetian Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. . . .