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Managing Partner Teno West and Partner Steven Torres to Attend the County Attorney Association of the State of New York Annual Meeting May 20 – May 21

Managing Partner Teno West and Partner Steven Torres will attend the annual meeting for the County Attorney Association of the State of New York (“CAASNY”) May 20 – May 21 at the Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown, New York.  

Managing Partner Teno West and Partner Steven Torres to Attend Federation of New York Solid Waste Associations Conference May 19 – May 22

Managing Partner Teno West and Partner Steven Torres will attend the annual Federation of New York Solid Waste Associations annual conference May 19 – May 22 at the Sagamore Resort in Bolton Landing, New York.

Senior Counsel William Lawrence to Present at the Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association (“PMAA”) Spring Workshop April 23 in Hershey, PA. Managing Partner Teno West will Attend

Senior Counsel William Lawrence will present at the PMAA’s Spring Workshop at the Hotel Hershey on April 23rd at 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm. Managing Partner Teno West will attend the workshop as well. The presentation is titled “Implementing and Sustaining Public Sewer Projects in Rural Communities.” It will focus on issues that rural areas... Read More >

Managing Partner Teno West Featured for NCPPP Spotlight Profile

Managing Partner Teno West has been featured for a Spotlight Profile for the National Council for Public-Private Partnerships. Please click here for the profile.

Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Issues Favorable Ruling in Connection with Procurement Contracts

On May 2, 2018, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (the “Court”) held that public entities may terminate a procurement contract for convenience, without exposure to liability for breach of contract, solely to obtain a more favorable price, where the contractual language permits, and in the absence of contrary applicable law.  See A.L. Prime Energy Consultant,... Read More >

WGL Successfully Defends Client in Procurement Challenge

WGL lawyers successfully defended the Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority before the Second Department Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court in an appeal of a lower-court decision out of Putnam County. In 2014, the Authority had issued a Request for Proposals (“RFP”) for recyclables collection. The RFP specifically noted that although price... Read More >