Termination of Public Works Contract Does Not Necessarily Start Lien Clock

In County Wide Flooring, Corp. v. Town of Huntington the Court was faced with a motion to discharge a public improvement lien and dismiss the foreclosure action.  The contractor apparently filed two mechanic’s liens.  It failed to foreclose on the first … Continue reading

Case Summary: Private Lien Cannot be Amended to become Public Lien

Metrowoodworking Inc. v Hunter Roberts Constr. Group, LLC The Appellate Court affirmed the finding of the lower court, denying the plaintiff’s motion for leave to amend the notice of lien. This action arose out of a construction and improvements contract, … Continue reading