Should You Bond That Job?

There is a common misconception that when a job is bonded, you can count on getting paid. You might even think it's as simple as filing a claim on the bond. In fact, as in so many things, it isn't that easy. On this episode, Alex breaks…

3 Ways to Ditch the Spreadsheet

On this episode, Alex is joined by Taylor Ryan, Head of Marketing at GenieBelt. Alex and Taylor go over some ways you can replace those ineffective spreadsheets with state of the art project management software.  As the saying goes, time is…

The Truth About Lien Waivers & Releases

Lien waivers & releases can be your best friend or your worst enemy. On this episode, Alex explains what you need to watch out for when you sign that release to receive a check for completed work. You might be signing away more than you…

AIA Contract Changes in 2017

On this episode, Alex is joined by Ken Cobleigh, Managing Director & Counsel for AIA Contract Documents. Alex & Ken talk about the changes to the latest contract forms from the AIA. Interesting conversation by two construction law…

Construction Contracts FAQ

On this episode, Alex reviews some of those frequently asked questions regarding construction contracts, including implementing your agreement, dealing with change orders, and the importance of daily documentation. Alexander Barthet is a…