Author Archives: Amy Houk

Myth: Contract forbids subcontractor lien rights

Myth: As a subcontractor, you can’t secure or perfect your lien rights if the prime contract between the general contractor and owner forbids construction notices or mechanics liens. Truth: In many states, it is unconstitutional and unenforceable to contractually waive your lien right. Now, in some states, certain suppliers or contractors may not have a […]