Louisiana Lien, Notice, Waiver Forms and Construction Payment Resources

Louisiana Construction Lien & Payment Forms

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Recent Questions & Answers About Louisiana Paymant

As a subcontract am I required to have a preliminary notice even though I am under contract with a GC

I am a sub contractor on a commercial job and GC doesnt want to pay as per contract. I was not aware of any kind of notice from the start to the owner in order to be able to file a Lien.

Can I file a mechanics lien?

We were told by one lawyer that because our work authorization doesn’t state that we can file a lien on the property we have no right to file one even though we have not been paid. Please advise

Why should I pay atty fees to recover this? What other remedies are available?

Contractor for large repair/remodel of my elderly parent's home left stair coverings installed incorrectly a leaky roof, bathroom exhaust fans not vented to the exterior (as specifically stated in change order, and charged for), doors not closing, etc., States they aren't coming back because "I am mean." Their liability ins. adjuster has...

We have already filed a lien on a client. No payments have been made. What is our next step?

We have already filed a lien on a client. No payments have been made. What is our next step?

What are my options for collection if the Lien deadline has past?

General contractor trying to collect for past due balance due when Lien rights time frame has past.

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What You Need To Know About Construction Payment in Louisiana

This page helps you find answers to all of your questions about construction payment in Louisiana. Learn how documents such as pay applications, notices, contracts, lien waivers, mechanics liens, and more fit into Louisiana’s construction payment process. Select a document to learn more about how it applies to construction projects in Louisiana and to see your specific requirements.

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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