Coronavirus and Construction Management
While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the construction industry as a whole, construction management needs to organize how they are proceeding as the virus progresses. The geographic location of projects and business operations, like the expansion of the virus itself, is influencing the ongoing impact and resulting conditions for [...]
How Will the Coronavirus Impact the Construction Industry?
Let’s face it, in the span of a few short weeks our lives have changed dramatically. The Coronavirus has begun its spread through the U.S. and is affecting almost every aspect of our lives. To slow and halt its progress, our government has resorted to aggressive measures to not only [...]
Pulling a Permit for a Fee – Just Don’t Do It
Pulling a Permit It starts innocently enough. A business colleague approaches you and offers an arrangement to pay you a “fee” for each permit you pull for various projects on behalf of the business. This is extra money on the side and sounds like a great deal, right? This scenario [...]
Payment Bond & Lien Filing Deadlines: Terms to Know
If you are in the construction industry, you are probably familiar with payment bond claims and liens and the importance of them in making sure you and your construction or design firm get paid. Missing a deadline for filing a lien or payment bond claim can have severe consequences for [...]
Why Choose Bennett Legal Group?
As you are searching for an attorney, whether for a specific need or for ongoing needs, you may wonder exactly how you should go about choosing the right attorney for you. We would encourage you to look into different firms and find the right one for you – legal work [...]
The Intangible Costs of Litigation and How to Diminish Them
Litigation can be costly. Whether it’s the cost of hiring an attorney, the cost of the settlement or verdict itself, there is little debate that litigating can get expensive quickly. But what about intangible costs? The costs outside of attorney fees and settlement? Many people overlook these costs at the [...]