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Defective Work

Changes to Chapter 558

CHANGES TO CHAPTER 558. In 2003, the Florida Legislature enacted Florida Statutes, Chapter 558 (“Chapter 558”) commonly known as Florida’s Construction Defect Notice and Opportunity to Cure law. Considering the often high cost of…

Falling Construction Debris

News flash – construction generates a lot of rubble, so much so that special precautions are regularly taken to safeguard workers, neighbors and passerbys from falling construction debris. Construction workers realize the danger and…

Construction defect damages

 Having purchased a waterfront lot, a buyer hired a construction manager to oversee the work of building his new home. But when at the end of a year, the project was many months behind schedule and $4 million over budget, the buyer fired…