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Judicial License Agreements in NYC Webinar

Watch and listen to Kushnick Pallaci Managing Partner Vincent Pallaci discuss Judicial License Agreements in NYC in today’s Construction Law Webinar. You can learn more

Liquidating Agreements: What you should know

The Appellate Division, Second Department, recently issued a decision in Rad and D’Aprile, Inc. v. Arnell Construction Corp. where they analyzed the enforceability of liquidating agreements.

Free Sample Final Lien Waiver (NY)

Click the link below for a free sample form of a final lien waiver in New York.   This is provided for informational purposes only.  You

Should I let my neighbor perform underpinning?

What is underpinning? Underpinning is the process of installing a new “foundation” under your existing foundation as a means of structural support. It is typically necessary when your neighbor is developing their property and their new foundation (and

Preconstruction Surveys and Monitoring Requirements in NYC

If you are performing construction work in New York City there is a very good chance that you will have to perform a preconstruction survey and/or perform monitoring of neighboring properties.   The preconstruction survey and the monitoring often

What is a payment bond?

Definition of a Payment Bond When we talk about security for paying a contractor or supplier the first thing that often comes to mind is a mechanic’s lien.  But mechanic’s liens aren’t the only method of securing payment

What is a Lien Law Section 59 Demand to Foreclose?

When a property owner receives a mechanic’s lien the first question they ask is usually “how do I get rid of this lien?”  Well if the mechanic’s lien is “valid on its face” and you want to challenge the

Owner not liable to pay subcontractor absent “assent”

The Suffolk County Supreme Court recently issued a decision affirming long established concept in construction law that says a subcontractor may not maintain an unjust enrichment claim directly against an owner unless the owner has “assented” to the

Insurance Issues in the Construction Industry

For contractors, one of the most important documents to know, and understand, is your commercial general liability (CGL) insurance policy.  The CGL policy is equally important to general contractors, subcontractors, residential contractors, commercial contractors and public works contractors. 

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