Commercial Litigation Articles

Preparing to Enforce Liens on Property Stored in Self-Storage Units
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. In Utah, the owner of a self-storage unit has collateral it can ...
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Utah Construction Liens: an overview of the Five Basic Steps
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. In Utah, a construction lien is a valuable tool for any contractor, ...
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The Final Steps of a Lien Claim: Winning the Lawsuit, Selling the Property, and Dividing up Proceeds
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. In prior articles, I explained four general steps to preserving and enforcing ...
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7 Tips for Utah Employers on Firing Employees
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Owning a business is a rewarding and challenging experience. Perhaps one of ...
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Specific Performance: Forcing a Party to Sell Land or Perform Other Contract Duties
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. After a party breaches a contact and fails to perform the contract ...
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Force Majeure Clauses and COVID-19
Many contracts include what is commonly known as a “Force Majeure” clause. “Force Majeure” translates literally as “superior strength.” Force majeure clauses may also be known as “Act of God” clauses. A force majeure clause ...
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When Disaster Strikes, What Are My Contract Rights?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. This is a unique and disconcerting time. Challenges arising from the COVID-19 have created ...
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Contractors and Subcontractors – What Does COVID-19 Mean for Your Contracts?
We suddenly find ourselves in a much different business atmosphere in April of 2020.  Much of what we are experiencing is, of course, uncharted territory.  The COVID-19 precautions and shutdowns are likely to impact every ...
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Repairman’s Liens in Utah: The Right to Keep Property Until Paid in Full
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. A car owner hires a mechanic to install new brakes on his ...
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