Former SEC Chairman David Ruder Discusses the Dodd-Frank Timeline, Volcker Rule & Cost Benefit Rules (Part 2 of 2)
Calculating mechanics lien deadlines should be straight forward...You start with your last day of furnishing or the completion date for the project (as the case may be), and you count the required number of days and land on...more
This sounds like it has an obvious answer. Of course, lien law nuances prove otherwise as there are some scenarios when your right to file a mechanics lien could actually expire while you're still performing work or...more
Last Friday afternoon it was business as usual in New Orleans. Sure there was a hurricane in the Atlantic (Isaac), but hell, it's August. There are always huricanes in the Atlantic.
Material suppliers, subcontractors,...more
A reader contacted me over the weekend inquiring about their deadline to file a California mechanics lien when they had extended credit to the property owner. Did the lien deadline start to count from when work was last...more
In Washington state, if a mechanics lien deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the mechanics lien deadline extends to next business day....more
Texas mechanics lien deadlines always expire on the 15th of the month. This post examines which deadlines will expire this Friday....more