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May 2014 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Hosts 45th Annual Construction Awards Dinner
STA Update By Hank Kita, Executive Director, Subcontractors Trade Association
Mechanics’ Lien Salvaged…By a Hair By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
STA Member Spotlight: ATJ Electrical, Inc.
Marketing Your M/WBE Firm By Sarah Berman, President, The Berman Group, Inc.
   
April 2014 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
In Memoriam: Ronald S. Berger (1933-2014)  
Revisit Your Construction Safety Program in April By Hank Kita, Executive Director, Subcontractors Trade Association
Claims Against New York City: Preserving Your Article 27 Contract Rights By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
STA Co-Hosts ConTech 2014
   
March 2014 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA to Honor Industry Leaders at 45th Annual Construction Awards Dinner  
The Subcontractor’s Resource: The STA By Hank Kita, Executive Director, Subcontractors Trade Association
Office Fit-Outs And The Lien Law By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
STA Membership Spotlight: Cranes, Inc.
Ronsco, Inc. “Ryan’s Walk” Team Aims To Raise Another $50,000 For Autism Research, Awareness  
STA Holds March 19 General Membership Meeting  
   
February 2014 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Legislative Committee Sets Direction For 2014 By Arthur Rubinstein, President of Skyline Steel Corp. & Chairman of The STA Legislative Committee
Setting The STA’s Legislative Agenda By Hank Kita, Executive Director, Subcontractors Trade Association
Unjust Enrichment Claims - A “Hail Mary” Play By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
Association of Master Painters And Decorators of New York Hosts Annual Luncheon
STA Member Profile: Atlantic Contracting & Specialties, LLC  
   
January 2014 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
An Era of Development: The Bloomberg Boom  
Preserving Your Mechanics’ Lien And Payment Bond Rights, A Handy Tool By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
Shift In New York City Political Landscape Will Impact The New York Construction Industry In 2014 By Hank Kita, Executive Director, Subcontractors Trade Association
2013 Tax Planning and Wealth Strategies For Contractors By Daniel A. Castellano, CPA, Managing Partner, Castellano, Korenberg & Co.
Scaffold Reform Campaign Begins By Louis Coletti, President & CEO, Building Trades Employers’ Association
   
November 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
4 World Trade Center Opens At Historic Ceremony  
Is The City Of New York An “Unreasonable” Public Owner? Let Me Count The Ways . . . By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
STA Member Spotlight: KND Electric Contracting & Services Corp.  
Building The STA By Hank Kita, Executive Director, Subcontractors Trade Association
STA General Membership Meeting Features Panel On Subcontractor Insurance Issues  
The Value of STA Membership  
   
October 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
New York State Scaffold Law Reform, A Call To Action By Hank Kita, STA Executive Director
One-Sided Construction Contracts… Two Recent New York Cases, Importantly, Buck The Trend By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
STA Hosts General Contractor And Construction Manager Roundtable  
It Could Never Happen To Me! Identifying And Preventing Employee Embezzlement By Lisa M. Ricciardi, CPA, CCA, Partner, Castellano, Korenberg & Co.
New York State Can Help You Get A Surety Bond  
E-J Electric Honored with 2013 George A. Fox Public Service Award by New York Building Congress  
   
September 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Welcomes New Executive Director  
New York Legislative Update: Who Knew? By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counse
Managing The 2013-2014 Changes In NY Workers’ Compensation By John Frizalone, Director of Workers’ Compensation, Aon Construction Services Group
Affordable Care Act Seminar On Wednesday,October 9, 2013  
Association Of Master Painters & Decorators Of New York Spotlights Peter Gisondi And Company, Inc.  
Gilbert Rivera Charitable Foundation Hosts Sixth Annual Golf Outing  
Maintaining Customer Relationships In The Construction Industry By Sarah S. Berman, President, The Berman Group, Inc.
   
July & August 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
Lack of Subcontractor Participation May Have Severe Impact On The School Construction Authority’s Owner Controlled Insurance Program  
STA Hosts Annual Golf Outing  
Save the Dates: Fall General Membership Meetings  
COFED “Redux” (#2): Avoid Forfeiting Valuable Claims And Other Rights In Extension Of Time Requests By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
Ronsco, Inc. Honored With AWCI’s 2013 Excellence In Construction Quality Award  
E-J Electric’s Robert Mann Chosen As Finalist For Ernst & Young 2013 Entrepreneur Of The Year Award  
Association Of Master Painters & Decorators Of New York Highlights Member Premium Painting & Decorating  
Mayor Bloomberg Announces Launch Of New “Water Street Pops!” Program To Revitalize Water Street Corridor In Lower Manhattan  
   
June 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Announces Officers and Directors For 2013-2014 Term  
Subcontractor Of The Year Award To Be Renamed In Honor Of Executive Director Ron Berger  
Enough With The COFEDS! By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
The Case For The Cost (“Asset”) Approach By Matthew Crane, ASA, CPA/ABV, Grassi & Co.
Mike Gallina Joins Lake Equipment Leasing  
Association of Master Painters & Decorators Of New York Highlights Member TF Nugent, Inc.  
The Surety’s Evaluation Of Contractors By Daniel A. Castellano, CPA, Managing Partner, Castellano, Korenberg & Co.
Building On Your Success: Taking Your Marketing Strategy To The Next Level By Sarah S. Berman, President, The Berman Group, Inc.
   
May 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Hosts 44th Annual Construction Awards Dinner  
STA Announces New Slate of Officers For 2013-2014 Term  
Don’t Get Hit by the Action-Over “Hammer” Clause By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
Construction Firm Valuation Issues – The Use of Income Approach By Matthew Crane, ASA, CPA/ABV, Grassi & Co.
Let’s Get Busy Planning Our Spring and Summer Projects! By John Frizalone, Director of Workers’ Compensation, Aon Risk Services Inc., Construction Services Group
The Association of Master Painters and Decorators of New York Spotlights JTC Painting & Decorating Corp.  
Park Avenue Building And Roofing Supplies Brightens Fulton Center Subway Station  
A Conversation With Frank Heidinger, Vice President, Durr Mechanical Construction  
   
April 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Assists Member Subcontractor In Non-Payment Dispute  
The New York Prompt Payment Act: Designed To Get You Paid On Your Private Projects - Use It! By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
Reflections On 2012 And Implications For 2013 By Stephen J. Harrison, Partner and Construction Industry Practice Northeast Regional Director, CohnReznick
City Honors Life-Saving Sprinkler Contractors  
Keeping Your Lien “Lean,” Recovery Of Attorney’s Fees, And Excellent Case Precedent For Subcontractors By Gary Wirth, Esq., Partner, Moritt Hock & Hamroff LLP
Construction Firm Valuation Issues By Matthew Crane, ASA, CPA/ABV Grassi & Co.
The Association Of Master Painters And Decorators Of New York Spotlights Certified WBE Contractor Manhattan Painting & Decorating  
Park Avenue Building And Roofing Supplies To Open New Doors With ASSA Abloy Commercial Door And Hardware Product Line  
   
March 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
Outlining Substantive Improvements on the School Construction Authority’s Change Order Process  
6 Getting Paid: Have Your Mechanic’s Lien Rights Expired? You May Still Have “Bullets in the Clip” By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
STA Legislative Update  
Court Rules Contractor Not Bound to Unsigned Subcontract By Alexander Miuccio, Partner, and Gregory Spaun, Associate, Welby, Brady & Greenblatt, LLP
Effectively Utilizing Social Media in an Association By Sarah S. Berman, President, The Berman Group, Inc.
Labor Law Reform By Jed Coldon, Director of Business Development, The Association of Master Painters & Decorators of New York, Inc.
How the Fiscal Cliff Settlement Will Affect the STA By Carl Oliveri, CPA, Audit Partner, Raymond Haller, CPA, Tax Principal, and Lola Damante, Tax Senior, Grassi & Co.
   
February 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Adopts 2013 Legislative Program By Arthur Rubinstein, Owner and President, Skyline Steel Corp.,
Have Faith In Your M/W/DBE Good-Faith Efforts By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
How Labor Law Claims Are Driving Your Insurance Costs Up By Julian D. Ehrlich, ESQ, Senior Vice President, Aon Risk Solutions
Island Painting, Inc. Expands Electrostatic Capabilities With the Acquisition of CPC  
Paying Benefits to a Union? New Disclosure Requirements for Multiemployer Pension Plans Apply By Anthony Campolo, Partner, CohnReznick Construction Industry Practice
Goldberg & Connolly Attorneys Hold Integrity and Compliance Program at General Membership Meeting
The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in Your Company’s Marketing Strategy By Sarah S. Berman, President, The Berman Group, Inc.
   
January 2013 (Click here to Download)
President's Message  
STA Announces Honorees For 2013 Annual Construction Awards Night
Revisions To New York City’s M/WBE Law By Henry L. Goldberg, Managing Partner, Goldberg & Connolly and STA Legal Counsel
Spotlight On Von Rohr Equipment Corp.
A Synopsis of The New Tax Act By DanielA.Castellano,CPA, Senior Partner, Castellano, Korenberg & Co.
Utilizing The Construction Contracts Act: Things To Remember By Paul G. Ryan, Esq. and Anthony Carlucci, Esq., Welby Brady and Greenblatt, LLP
Mayoral Candidate William C. Thompson, Jr. Delivers Keynote Speech at Association of Master Painters and Decorators Annual Luncheon
Scaffold Law Reform Lobby Day on February 12, 2013  
Marketing Your M/WBE Firm By Sarah S. Berman, President, The Berman Group, Inc.
   


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