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The Dangers of an Unlicensed Contractor from Every Angle The State of California requires that contractors in the building trades … Continued
If I Released My California Mechanics Lien, Can I File a New Mechanics Lien on the Same Project? Will the New Mechanics Lien be Enforceable?
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Do Not Lose Your Mechanics Lien Right Through a Subordination Agreement If you are a member of the California construction … Continued
So, You Have a Judgment Against a California Contractor or Subcontractor. What Next? How Can I Enforce Payment?
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Valid Process? Unconstitutional? Invitation for Legislative Change? Various sections of the California Civil Code, beginning with section 8000, protect the … Continued
Challenging and Defending a California Public Works Stop Payment Notice: Affidavit vs. Counter-Affidavit Process
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