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It is no secret that the Texas mechanics lien statute is a rather confusing and daunting piece of legislation. This is especially true for subcontractors as they bear the brunt of strict and complex notice requirements that must be met…Read More
Are you a prime contractor? View the Prime Contractor’s Lien and Notice Deadline Chart.
Do I have to send a pre lien notice? Is my mechanics lien…Read More
Whether your headquarters are located in a van, or on a massive campus, as a subcontractor, you’ve probably been asked to sign a lien waiver at one point or another.
What is a subcontractor lien waiver?
A subcontractor lien waiver is,…Read More
Construction contracts are oftentimes lengthy and complicated. The contracts underlying a construction project form the basis of the relationships between the signing parties, and provide an outline to how the project will go. A…Read More
Subcontractors appear to have a tenuous relationship with Textura’s Construction Payment Management (CPM) platform.
In 2012, for example, American Subcontractor Association members were “grip[ing]” about the product, which general contractors were forcing them to use and pay for….Read More
The American Subcontractor Association just released a video explaining its Legal Defense Fund, which is a fund established to support the association’s mission of protecting subcontractors’ interest. In a world where subcontractors are saddled with…Read More
The 3rd annual ENR Construction Risk Summit is approaching, providing contractors, owners, sureties, attorneys, and other construction stakeholders a forum to discuss and debate industry risks. The event’s agenda promises to help all stakeholders better “manage costly risks to achieve project…Read More
Construction industry participants are protected against the risk of nonpayment by the mechanics lien and bond claim process. Parties at the very top of the payment chain are primarily concerned with managing the risk associated…Read More
Construction contracts, like many contracts, can be lengthy and complicated documents. While these agreements form the foundation for the relationship between the signing parties, they voluminous, and therefore, are rarely thoroughly examined. Even if the contract is examined, if the…Read More