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can i sent the payment document to sue the small court

if owner stop our works and refused pay us less 10000, can we prepare the small court

Mechanic lean filed against client property

I'm a GC and hired a subcontractor to do a pool. The pool shell cracked and I requested the subcontractor to test the shotcrete for psi strength at his expense. He set and send out a testing company that came and took samples of the concrete. Now this testing company is filing...

Can I stop a project if the owner is not following the agreement?

I have a contract to do an addition project, and the owner is being very difficult not following it, making change orders and not wanting to pay. I would like to get out of the contract. What is the proper protocol to stop the work.

What end date should we use? And is it adjustable?

Last furnishing date should generally be the last date that the equipment is on site being used. If the equipment is just lying around on site waiting to be picked up, or if their customer is no longer being charged for the use of the equipment, that generally won't serve to push...

change order liens

I already have a jobin progress with a lien for my main bid and 1 change order we have since done 6 more change orders, some have been paid 3 still have not. should i just send one ore lien with the sum all 6 change orders now to make sure i...

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What You Need To Know About Construction Payment in California

This page helps you find the free California construction forms you need and answers to all of your questions about construction payment in California. Learn how documents such as pay applications, notices, contracts, lien waivers, mechanics liens, and more fit into California’s construction payment process and download your free lien, notice, or waiver forms. Select a document to learn more about how it applies to construction projects in California, see your specific requirements, and download a free PDF to get started.

It’s essential to exchange these documents when payments are flowing smoothly and when payment problems arise. These resources will help you navigate the payment process, increase visibility and communication, and avoid payment issues. But, if the need arises, they can also help you resolve payment problems and get paid what you earn.

If you need more information or can’t find the answer to a question, you can ask a licensed attorney for free and get a response fast.

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