Rekha Roarty, a civil law attorney for Bollier Ciccone LLP, was selected as a 2020 Top Attorney in Construction Law by Austin Monthly Magazine.

AUSTIN, Texas – While the term “force majeure” may sound complicated, the concept is actually simple. A force majeure clause temporarily or entirely allows a party to back out of a contract due to circumstances beyond a party’s control – this is not considered a breach of contract. Circumstances could be events such as war, extreme weather (sometimes referred to as “acts of God”), and changes in governmental regulations. A pandemic, such COVID-19, could also […]

AUSTIN, Texas – Bollier Ciccone LLP office administrator Christine A. Giles is now president-elect of the Austin Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators. In her new role, Ms. Giles will be honorary co-chair on all committees and will assist recruitment of committee members. She will also attend ALA’s Chapter Leadership Institute, organize activities, assist the organization president in her duties, and more. Traditionally, this officer serves as president in the following year to maintain […]

AUSTIN, Texas – During Covid-19, construction projects have encountered numerous challenges, issues, and problems. Contractors and subcontractors’ problems range from reduced cash flow and project delay to accelerated production schedules to try and reach completion before the next round of government closures. Civil law attorney Anthony Ciccone discussed tips and strategies to deal with these issues and minimize damage during an online presentation to members of Associated Builders and Contractors Central Texas Chapter. He also […]

AUSTIN, Texas – Due to the Covid-19 crisis, many businesses and contractors have financial difficulties. It is further expected that several companies could even go out of business completely and close their doors permanently. On Friday, April 17, civil law attorney Anthony Ciccone addressed entrepreneurs and business owners of Austin SCORE to present strategies for minimizing damage if a business owner needs to breach a contract. Here are key issues discussed during the webinar: How […]