Contract Terms and Conditions That Help Collections

Depending on which side of the table you are sitting at when signing a contract, will determine how the collections process at the end of project will go. Contract terms are key to a successful collection for final payment. A good contract can help the parties by: Lay out the scope of work for the […]

How To Collect A NSF Check in Washington State

NSF Checks are a fact of life for those in the construction business.   They are especially so when working in turbulent economic clients. Getting paid with a NSF Check is actually not a terrible situation.  In fact, in certain scenarios it can help your position against the non-paying party.  While each side may have arguments […]

Legal Solutions for Contractors in Troubled Times Proactive & Reactive Tips – a 2 Part Series

The current financial crisis in America is hitting national organizations, banking intuitions and Wall Street - but it is not a recent phenomenon for those who earn a living in the construction industry. While the 90s and early 2000s saw unprecedented growth in the construction sector, 2007 and 2008 has presented difficulties to the oversized […]