The Expanding Definition of Retail: Incorporating Alternative Uses in Retail Shopping Centers

As retail real estate continues to evolve, landlords are increasingly looking for tenants with alternative uses to fill vacant spaces in shopping centers. What once may have been a toy store, might now be outfitted as a fitness center. A storefront that on…

Tariffs, Taxes, and Trade Wars: Using Material Price Escalation Clauses to Mitigate Risk in an Uncertain Political Climate

Current economic conditions and recent changes to trade policy governing the importation of goods crucial to construction activities—aluminum, steel, fuel, etc.—have had a significant impact on the cost of these and other goods in recent years. As a re…

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Firm News

Chambers High Net Worth Advisors Guide 2019 Recognizes Hinckley Allen Partners Doris J. Licht and Paul A. Silver

Chambers High Net Worth (HNW) Advisors Guide 2019 has recognized Hinckley Allen as a leading firm in the State of Rhode Island for Private Wealth Law, and Partners Doris J. Licht and Paul A. Silver as leading practitioners in advising high net worth client…

Hinckley Allen Welcomes Construction & Public Contracts Attorney Scott A. McQuilkin

Hinckley Allen is pleased to welcome Scott A. McQuilkin as Counsel to the Firm's Construction & Public Contracts Group. McQuilkin most recently served as Special Counsel at Duane Morris LLP.McQuilkin’s practice is focused on the areas of construction…

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Case Studies

Successful outcome for distributor in claim of alleged tire defect

Hinckley Allen represented Dynamic Tire Corporation, a distributor of various types of tires in North America, in a lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the Central District of California where the plaintiffs alleged that certain special t…

Hinckley Allen Advises Belknap-White Group in its Controlling Equity Investment in J.J. Haines Company

Hinckley Allen advised The Belknap-White Group on its controlling equity investment in J.J. Haines Company. Read more about its acquisition here.

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