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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

Free Construction Payment Quick Reference Guide

Downloand this free quick reference guide for Importat Payment Recover Deadlines in the New York Construction Industry.  Click Deadlines to download the PDF file now.      

The Benefits of NY Lien Law Section 76

Pursuant to Article 3A of the Lien Law, beneficiaries of construction trust funds may demand that trustees of such funds produce certain books and records of the trust so that the beneficiary may verify that all expenditures by

Collecting on an Unpaid Construction Contract in New York

COLLECTING ON AN UNPAID CONSTRUCTION CONTRACT Collection is a part of every business, but in the construction industry it sometimes seems like collection is 90% of the business with 10% devoted to the actual construction.  If you plan

New York’s Lien Law Section 76

What is New York’s Lien Law Section 76? Pursuant to Lien Law Section 76, a beneficiary of a trust may, after thirty days of an unpaid trust claim, serve a demand requiring the trustee to verify the entries

Appellate Division Confirms Finding of Willful Exaggeration

In Inter Metal Fabricators, Inc. v. HRH Construction, the Appellate Division affirmed a finding that the lienor had willfully exaggerated its mechanic’s lien.  While findings of willful exaggeration are “rare”, it appears from this decision that the lienor

Was the General Contractor Really Paid?

I often get phone calls from subcontractors and suppliers explaining that they have a mechanic’s lien on a project or are planning on putting a mechanic’s lien on a project but that they have been told by the

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