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Getting Paid

What is a Statement of Account?

An owner or general contractor may not know where the plumber or electrician on a job is obtaining his materials and whether monies being paid are getting to appropriate suppliers. But this mystery can be easily solved. As any construction…

Does a laborer have lien rights?

You may be surprised to learn that a laborer is actually given a lot of leeway under Florida lien law, having to comply with the least amount of statutory prerequisites to enforce his or her lien. Why's that? For one, a laborer need not…

Copyright Your Construction Plans

Is there such a thing as copyright infringement on a set of construction plans? Yes there is. Courts have found that an original design of a building embodied in any tangible medium of expression, including plans or drawings, is subject…