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Acret's California Construction Law Manual, Contractor's Edition 2020

Product Code/ISBN: 9781557019943
$149.95

Available mid-August 2020

This is the "must have" guide to California construction contract law. It's packed with specific examples and explanations of what to put into (and keep out of) your contracts. It also clearly presents filing procedures, time limits, examples of mechanic's liens -- everything you need to protect your right to collect.

Each topic is presented in a straightforward, no-nonsense manner and detailed case examples are used to make everything crystal clear. Written by William D. Locher, and Michele A. Ellison, of Gibbs, Gidden, Locher, Turner, & Senet, LLC, you'll find all the new changes to California law that affect you as a contractor.

The new 2020 Edition includes new information on stop-payment notices, prevailing wage rates, preliminary bond notice requirements, statutes relating to professional license and much more.  It also covers new regulations regarding the premature filing of a Mechanic's Lien, license suspension and reinstatement, and new requirements affecting residential solar energy installation.

The California Construction Law Manual puts at your fingertips everything you need to know about:

  • Pay-if-paid clauses
  • Mistakes in bids
  • Breach of contract
  • Damages and penalties for delay
  • Mechanic's liens and stop notices
  • Prompt payment statutes
  • Arbitration
  • And much more!

If you're a contractor wanting to operate legally in the State of California, you need this guide ready in time to avoid your next lawsuit. Order yours now!