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  • White House Infrastructure Plan — Perspectives for the P3 Market
    Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
    Lance T. Brasher, Joshua B. Nickerson
    On February 12, 2018, the Trump administration released its long-awaited infrastructure plan, titled “A Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America.” The plan seeks to stimulate at least $1.5 trillion of new infrastructure investment (by leveraging $200 billion of federal funding over 10 years) and dramatically shorten the permitting process for infrastructure projects. The plan is generally supportive of public-private partnerships (P3s) and includes a number of specific elements that would benefit the U.S. P3 market.  
  • Tips For Drafting Contractual Nonreliance Clauses
    Law360
    Amy S. Park, Niels J. Melius
    A properly drafted nonreliance provision can be a powerful tool in defeating a claim of reliance on extracontractual representations.
  • The Supreme Court Takes On Two-Sided Markets
    New York Law Journal
    Shepard Goldfein, Karen Hoffman Lent
    Partners Shepard Goldfein and Karen Hoffman Lent preview the upcoming Supreme Court oral arguments in Ohio v. American Express.