Changes to California’s mechanics lien laws went into effect this July 1st, 2012. The most recent law update contain the final changes to the lien and bond claim laws which have been progressively taking effect since 2010. The legislative momentum behind these changes began all the way back in 2008.
[pullquote style="right" quote="dark"]Since Zlien provides leading thought and coverage of mechanics lien law changes across the United States, we’ve been tracking these law changes every step of the way since that 2008 bill.[/pullquote] Since Zlien provides leading thought and coverage of mechanics lien law changes across the United States, we’ve been tracking these law changes every step of the way since that 2008 bill. You can read all of our coverage at the tag: California Lien Law Changes.
Those who rely on Zlien to file preliminary notices, mechanics liens, stop payment notices and bond claims, or who just reference our website for information on lien laws, can rest assured that all content has been updated to reflect the new laws, and our service is sending out preliminary notices and liens that are compliant with the new requirements.
Summary of Resources On California Mechanics Lien Laws
The Zlien website contains a load of content on the California mechanics lien laws, all of which is updated to contemplate the July 1, 2012 changes to the lien laws:
- California Private Projects Law Summary Chart
- California Private Projects Frequently Asked Questions
- California State & County Projects Law Summary Chart
- California State & County Projects Frequently Asked Questions
- California’s Mechanics Lien Statute – Full Text
- California’s Little Miller Act Statute – Full Text
- California Free Lien & Bond Claim Forms
- California Lien Law Change Blog Coverage
Zlien Service Ready For New Laws
Those clients who rely on Zlien to send lien and notice documents in California can sit back. We advertise that Zlien provides your company with peace of mind in the mechanics lien context, and that’s especially true when law changes go into effect or cases change how mechanics lien laws are interpreted.
[pullquote style="left" quote="dark"]We monitor all mechanics lien law changes in the legislature and the courts so you don’t have to.[/pullquote] We monitor all mechanics lien law changes in the legislature and the courts so you don’t have to. While the lien and notice forms changed this week in California, it’s not something you have to worry about. Zlien is accommodating the change and will make sure your notices and liens get sent out in compliance with the new statutes.
It’s one of the reasons why you should use Zlien to Lien Smart.