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Fundamentals of California Construction Contracts

OnDemand Webinar (89 minutes)

California construction contracts are full of gotchas, be prepared.This topic will help owners, contractors and subcontractors identify which contract clauses you need to focus on and negotiate. You will understand the risks of signing contracts with one sided clauses, particularly scope, indemnity, insurance and payment clauses. Learn how to handle mechanicís liens, stop payment notices and surety bonds. This material will also give you the tools to protect yourself where there is a dispute between the parties. This is a critical course for those who want to optimize the profitability of your contract and avoid agreeing to a contract which might become a sink hole for your company.

Authors

Larry P. Lubka, Lubka & White LLP

Agenda

Key Differences in Types of Construction Work

  • Residential vs. Commercial
  • Public vs. Private

What You Need to Know About California Contractor's Licenses

Understanding Types of Construction Contracts

Using the Contract to Your Advantage

  • Key Terms and Conditions
  • Scope
  • Payment Terms
  • Schedule
  • Change Orders
  • Insurance
  • Indemnity
  • Termination

When Do You Use Surety Bonds?

Get to Know Important California Regulations Affecting Construction

  • Condominiums
  • Latent Defects

The Ins and Outs of Construction Disputes

  • California Mechanic's Liens
  • Stop Payment Notices
  • License Bond Claims
  • Surety Bond Claims
  • Mediation, Arbitration and Litigation

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