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Describing Labor or Material in Kansas Mechanics Lien Addressed by Kansas Appeals Court

If mechanics lien laws weren’t complex enough, the Kansas Court of Appeals last week issued an opinion that may have some in the construction industry really scratching their head wondering just what is and is not a sufficient description of materials or labor within a mechanics lien. KSA 60-1102(a)(4) requires that a Kansas mechanics lien […]

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To Strictly Construe or Not Strictly Construe? Washington Supreme Court Clears The Air

When the Washington Supreme Court delivered its big mechanic’s lien opinion last week in Williams v. Athletics’ Field, I only had a few moments to report it here on the blog (Williams v. Athletics’ Field). However, this decision has significant consequences to mechanic lien jurisprudence in Washington state, and it deserves a blog post or […]

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