Mediation is often the first step in resolving disputes

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, March 20, 2020. Many construction contracts have clauses that require disputes to be handled through alternative dispute resolution (ADR) methods. One of these is mediation. No matter which side of the matter you’re on, you need to fully understand what this means, so you’ll be prepared if you need to useContinue reading

Review construction contracts before signing them

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, February 7, 2020. A construction contract protects both parties, so it is imperative that each side looks at it to determine whether it offers the protections they need. There are several things that clients will look for when they are reviewing a construction contract prior to agreeing to work with aContinue reading

What exactly are material defects?

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, January 17, 2020. When many people think of home inspectors, they think of the person who comes out to check out their home before the bank agrees to extend a loan for them to purchase the property. Some individuals have them come out and check out the work on their homesContinue reading

Signs of a bad contractor that you need to know

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, December 27, 2019. Trying to hire a contractor to do a construction project is a big undertaking. You have to be on the lookout for signs that you have someone who is going to do the job as you intend. One of the most important things to remember is that youContinue reading

General contractor versus subcontractors for your project

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, December 13, 2019. When you have a construction project on your home that needs to be done, one of the first decisions you have to make is whether to hire a general contractor to oversee the project or hire subcontractors to handle each facet of the job. For many people, hiringContinue reading

Know the scope of a construction project

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, November 8, 2019. There are many factors that go into a construction project, but a reputable contractor should be able to help you walk through the ones that might impact yours. When you hire a contractor, you should have a contract that governs the project. This should be a very specificContinue reading

3 resolution methods for construction disputes

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, September 27, 2019. There are three primary ways that you can resolve a construction dispute – mediation, arbitration or court. You have to determine which you want to use from the start of the project because the method is usually stipulated in the contract. Understanding a bit about each of theseContinue reading

Substandard work from construction employees isn’t acceptable

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, September 6, 2019. When you hire a construction company to complete a project for you, it is easy to assume that you will have people working on it that know what they are doing. This isn’t always the case, and your project can suffer greatly if you don’t have the experienceContinue reading

Soil quality is important for new constructions

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Wednesday, August 7, 2019. Many people don’t realize that the condition of the soil can have a big impact on the suitability of the location they are planning to build a home. When a home is built on an unsuitable foundation, stability issues that compromise the home can occur. There are severalContinue reading

Construction projects can directly impact your business

On behalf of Kadish & Associates Law Group posted in Construction Litigation on Friday, June 14, 2019. Having a construction project on your business is a big undertaking. You have to think about the money you will spend to get it all done. You also need to consider the amount of time it will take. All of this can add up, especially if the projectContinue reading