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What Are Your Options Against a Mechanics Lien Bond?

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As a result of not getting paid for improvements to real property, you filed a mechanics lien. Rather than pay the lien, the owner of the property or general contractor posted a bond to discharge the lien. Relief Against a Mechanics Lien Bond.

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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

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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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The importance of timing in filing a mechanic’s lien

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The importance of timing in filing a mechanic’s lien As a business in the building trades, you have an advantage in commercial debt collection not available to other industries. What is a lien? Many pieces of real estate have at least one lien against the property already.

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Construction boom leaves contractors with questions about getting payment

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There are legal tools that help construction companies get the payment they are owed, one of the most notable being a mechanic’s lien. When this does not happen, contractors can use a mechanic’s lien to help secure payment.

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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?

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Can architects and LSPs make use of mechanic’s liens in Massachusetts?

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We know the more commonly seen contractors can demand payment through use of a mechanic’s lien, but what about the others? Mechanic's LiensCommercial and residential properties can require all sorts of work.

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Avoid these 3 common mechanic’s lien mistakes

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A mechanic’s lien is a complex legal remedy that serves as an important safety net for architects, engineers, material suppliers as well as contractors. Cohen LLC, we help contractors and business owners prepare and file their mechanic’s lien claims to help you get paid.

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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.

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Common Defenses in Mechanic’s Lien Foreclosure Cases

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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.

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Debt Collection Tips for Working With Managing Agents in NYC

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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.

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Acknowledging a Debt in Writing Can Extend Time to File a New York Debt Collection Case

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Can an Acknowledgement of Debt Extend the Statute of Limitations to File a Notice of MechanicsLien? Other than an administrative order from the governor extending the time to file, there is nothing that extends the time to file a mechanicslien in New York state.

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Attempting Debt Collection Efforts After a Debtor Files for Bankruptcy

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Make sure when engaging collection counsel, whether it be for demand, mediation, arbitration, foreclosure of mechanics lien, or judgment recovery, they do the right thing. Are you or your collection attorney attempting debt collection efforts even though the debtor filed for bankruptcy?

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Debt Collection of Medical Judgments in New York to Become Further Limited By S6522A

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Lien on Property. Unlike a mechanics lien or other type of lien, a lien on real property as a result of debt collection generally occurs in one of two ways. New York does not offer a statewide lien as a result of filing a case somewhere in the state.

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Subcontractor Invoice 30 Days Past Due? Here Are Your Options.

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New York lien law offers a number of options to subcontractors and vendors including the option to lien real property. And you do not need to file a mechanics lien to avail yourself of some of the options afforded by Article 3 of the New York lien law.

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

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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.

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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?

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Service Has to Be Solid When It Comes to Debt Collection

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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.

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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.