Construction Law Articles

The General Contractor (or Subcontractor) Didn’t Pay My Company—What Interest Rate Applies?
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 general contractor or subcontractor hires your company to do work on a construction project. Your company ...
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Construction Liens: A Basic Comparison Between Utah and Idaho Law
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Many contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, and other parties in the construction industry conduct business in both Utah and ...
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Enforcing Lien Rights in Utah Through a Construction Lien Foreclosure Lawsuit
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. As I have explained earlier, liens are automatically created when a worker, contractor, subcontractor, supplier, or other person or entity ...
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When Not Stated, What Interest Rate Applies to Contracts in Utah?
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. The answer to this question is quite simple. Under Utah law, people who enter a contract can agree ...
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Preserving Lien Rights in Utah Through the Notice of Construction Lien
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Liens are automatically created when a person provides construction services on a piece of real property. The lien is ...
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How Credit Applications Protect Utah Suppliers
If you need help or would like to speak with an experienced attorney, please call (801) 365-1030 or click here to contact us. Most Utah suppliers provide equipment, materials, supplies, and other goods to general contractors, subcontractors, and sometimes other ...
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The Preliminary Notice: The First Step in Preserving Lien Rights in Utah
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 construction lien—sometimes called a mechanic’s lien—is automatically created when a worker, contractor, subcontractor, supplier, or other entity in ...
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Best Practices in Keeping Accounts Receivable from Default
Many businesses allow their customers to purchase goods and services on issued credit. Rather than requiring cash up front, the business will ultimately allow the customer to pick up the goods or acquire said services without paying first. Instead, the ...
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Not All Unenforceable Construction Lien Claims in Utah Are Wrongful Liens
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 lien on real property (i.e. land and buildings) is a claim against this property for the payment of ...
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