SRBX Construction Law Council is composed of highly specialized attorneys who possess expertise on legal matters pertaining to state and federal rulemaking, regulations and other matters related to construction law, regardless if it is public, private, large projects or small entrepreneurial endeavors, government bids or private engagements.
The council strives to educate and provide SRBX members with innovative solutions and the best possible information on regulatory and legal issues that require specific expertise.
SRBX members are encouraged to contact council members to answer their legal questions and provide guidance from attorneys who have unique expertise in construction law.
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Chair: Megan Shapiro Vice Chair: Chris McCandless Secretary: Gregory Reaume
Articles & Insights
Can an Owner Preemptively Avoid a Mechanics Lien?
By William Porter
Valid Process? Unconstitional? Invitation for Legislative Change?
As someone who practices and teaches construction law, I have noticed a seldom used statutory tool that seems to provide a mechanism for property owners under certain circumstances to prevent subcontractors and suppliers from imposing enforceable mechanics lien on property where work was performed...continued.
Lack of License May Result in Refunding All Payments for Project
By William Porter
Contractor Lacking License at Any Time During Construction Project Can be Compelled to Refund All Payments Received During Entire Project; A Prejudgment Writ of Attachment May Secure Refund...continued.
Killer Subcontract Provisions
By Patrick McNamara
We are frequently requested by subcontractor clients to review the subcontract that has been prepared by the prime contractor, before ...continued.
These Boots are Made for Working
By Lisa Ryan
Court Rules California Employers Must Pay for Employee Work Boots...continued.
How Important Is a Preliminary Notice?
By Chris A. McCandless
Contractors and others contributing to construction projects possess potent remedies when it comes to getting paid for their work or materials...continued.
The Shifting Sands of Alternative Dispute Resolution
By Tim Scully
In California there are few tools which work to protect the employer, and California employers may have just lost another one...continued.
7 Mistakes CA Contractors Make that Threaten Their License...and How to Avoid Them
By Ernest C. Brown, Esq. P.E.
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