DSV Legal Insights
July 2018
Recent Changes as of July 1

Summer isn’t only about the outdoors and hot dogs (though we do contend those are essential elements of the season). Every year on July 1st, most recently passed statutes take effect. For the busy professional, we understand it can be a challenge to stay abreast of the recent updates within your field. 

Read more, and you’ll find a brief overview of the new statutes affecting health care practitioners in Indiana.
Another Step by Congress

On March 23, 2018, the President signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018. The law, better known as the Omnibus Spending Bill, funds the federal government through September 30, 2018. Contained within the approximately 2,300 pages of federal spending is the Brownfields Utilization, Investment and Local Development (B.U.I.LD.) Act of 2018. The B.U.I.L.D. Act’s purpose is to expand protections, resources and incentives for public and private brownfield redevelopment while encouraging the development of renewable energy and energy-efficient projects and the promotion of waterfront brownfields projects.  
Recent Blogs

Construction and design contracts almost always include some form of indemnity agreement between the parties.

DRI is host to 30 substantive committees whose focus is to develop ongoing and critical dialogue about areas of practice.

The pendulum swings. Employers no doubt recall the angst created by the NLRB in recent years...

Upcoming Events

After October 31, 2018, the 2007 versions of the AIA Standard Contract Documents will expire, and the only contract documents available for use through the AIA software license will be the new 2017 AIA documents.

Join DSV in August to learn how you can prepare for the upcoming October changes.
Risk Management and Risk Transfer

September 27, 2018
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Carmel / Main Office

Carmel City Center
736 Hanover Place, Suite 200
Carmel, IN 46032

Phone: 317.580.4848
Toll Free: 866.938.4848
Fax: 317.580.4855

Capital Center North Tower
251 N. Illinois Street, Suite 980
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: 317.580.4848
Fax: 317.580.4855
Crown Point

123 N. Main Street, Suite 203
Crown Point, IN 46307

Phone: 219.769.3300
Fax: 219.769.3355
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