Collections

This is a collection of the Levelset articles about collections in the Construction industry. The term collections refers to the multitude of methods that contractors and suppliers use to secure payment after a construction project as well as the laws and regulations that govern payment in construction.

Payment speeds are notoriously slow all across the construction industry. The long list of rules, the length of the payment chain, and the complex nature of construction projects themselves are just a few reasons why this is true. As expected, there is a long, long list of collections methods that all tiers of construction professionals can employ to free payment up if they are left unpaid after the work is done. They most commonly take the form of notices, claims, and liens; however, the term collections also spans a wide array of legal action after the project ends and preventive measures and best practices before the project begins.

If you need help with collections in the construction industry, you’re off to a great start. The articles below cover a wide range of collections topics full of helpful advice, guides, and information unique to almost any circumstance. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, you can always ask a question for free on the Expert Center, a page that allows you to connect with construction attorneys who can provide you with advice regarding collections.

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