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Mechanics liens can protect a business’s interests

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As long as the company that did the work has some sort of enforceable written agreement, it can file a lien against the property it worked on. A mechanic’s lien may offer those owed a viable solution for collection. Firm News Mechanic's Liens

Using Aggressive Methods to Domesticate Foreign Judgments and Enforce Mechanics Liens

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Massachusetts Mechanics Lien Statute Requires Strict Compliance with Rigid Requirements. Our experienced and knowledgeable construction law attorney can provide you with complete information about your debt collection rights and assist you through the mechanics lien filing process.


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How can a mechanic’s lien help an architect?

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Contractors and subcontractors often use mechanic’s liens to help them secure payment, but architects often do their work even before the builders break ground. Can you still file a mechanic’s lien when you are not paid for your work?

What should I know about mechanic’s liens as a subcontractor?

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As a subcontractor on building projects, you may be familiar with the concept of a mechanic’s lien, but do you know the best way to use one to protect your interests? What does a mechanic’s lien do for you? You record the lien with the proper registry.

Common Defenses in Mechanic’s Lien Foreclosure Cases


Filing a mechanic’s lien may not be enough to get paid. While it works as a lien on the real property you improved, if not voluntarily paid, you will have to make a decision regarding what to do next. The lien itself can not secure payment for monies owed. Believing the owner did not pay the general contractor for your work, you filed a mechanic’s lien against the property at 123 First Avenue. Extending the Mechanic’s Lien.

Debt Collection Tips for Working With Managing Agents in NYC


Mechanic Liens and Litigation. If timely, you can file a mechanics lien against the building if your services improved the value of the property, regardless of whether it was the building or managing agent that contracted your services.

Enforcing Massachusetts Mechanic’s Liens for Eligible Parties

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However, the construction industry has its own unique debt collection tool on its side, and hundreds of professionals turn to mechanic’s liens every day. But who is eligible for a mechanic’s lien? Who is Eligible for Mechanic’s Liens in Massachusetts?

How Mechanic’s Liens Are Effective Ways to Collect Your Monies

Collections Law

If you are unlucky enough to have done business with construction companies or property owners who seem to be rolling in cash, but never have time to pay, you’ll soon find out the importance of a mechanic’s lien in Massachusetts in debt recovery.

Service Has to Be Solid When It Comes to Debt Collection


This can include notice of default, notice of non-payment, notice of pendency, notice under mechanics lien, notice that a debt collection claim has been filed or, that a judgment has been entered. The media has brought attention to debt collection firms that have failed to deliver proper notice of debt collection actions to debtors.

Personal Guarantees in Commercial Collection: How Helpful Are They?

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In addition, the waiver or postponement of a legal right by the creditor, such as the institution of a law suit to collect an overdue account, or the filing of a mechanics lien , will be construed as consideration by the courts in most jurisdictions. Guest Blog by Murray S. Lubitz, Esq., originally published March 2012 as Personal Guarantees by ABC/Amega, a National List Forwarder. Content via The National List of Attorneys.