Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association

Shelter-in-Place Orders: Issues and the Impacts on Construction Subcontract Clauses

Mar 22, 2020

This white paper is published with permission of Chris Walker, Cal SMACNA, and developed by their legal counsel.

Key clauses covered include:

  1. time or delay extension;
  2. contract documents or incorporation by reference provisions;
  3. protection of the work;
  4. recourse by contractor or termination; and
  5. force majeure clauses.

The document includes an overview of each of those clauses and what terms you may want to review.

Download the white paper.