When developing construction contracts, parties frequently focus on what they consider to be the “essential terms” and may not be aware of “boilerplate” provisions.  In my recent article for the Daily Journal of Commerce, I address one of these important provisions — the forum-selection clause — and discuss its potential impact as well as things to consider when deciding whether to insert or agree to a forum-selection clause. Read the full article here.    

 “Watch Out for Forum-Selection Clauses” was originally published by the Daily Journal of Commerce on May 20, 2016.