Construction Contracts Camp Lejeune NC

Sometimes the subcontractor in Camp Lejeune is asked to waive his rights for claims on extra work. Don't do it. Never give up your rights to claims for damages or the performance of extra work under any circumstances.

Mack A. Paul IV
(919) 743-7326
P. O. Box 17047
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

M. C. Cloninger
(828) 254-8800
48 PATTON AVE
ASHEVILLE, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction
Education
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

Andrew Lowell Chapin
(336) 691-9222
306 East Market Street, Suite One
Greensboro, NC
Specialties
Arbitration, Litigation, Construction
Education
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law,Florida State University
State Licensing
Florida, North Carolina

Jack B. Bayliss Jr.
(336) 478-1178
P.O. BOX 540 235 N EDGEWORTH ST
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Health Care, Business, Employment
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina
State Licensing
North Carolina

Janiere E. Taylor
(704) 643-6303
6302 FAIRVIEW RD STE 700
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Construction, Litigation
Education
Thomas M. Cooley Law School,College of St Joseph
State Licensing
North Carolina

Thomas M. Buckley
(919) 719-3721
4011 WESTCHASE BLVD STE 300
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Business, Employment, Personal Injury
Education
University of California, Hastings College of the Law,Boston College
State Licensing
North Carolina

A. Todd Brown
(704) 378-4727
101 S Tryon St., Suite 3500
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Employment, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

Lee Andrew Peindl
(704) 864-6751
301 S. York Street
Gastonia, NC
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Business, Construction
Education
Case Western Reserve University School of Law,Westminster College (New Wilmington)
State Licensing
North Carolina

Melissa Dewey Brumback
(919) 881-2214
2840 Plaza Place Suite 400
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Construction Law
Education
Undergraduate : University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Law School : University of North Carolina
Admitted To Bar : 1998
Professional Memberships
Defense Research Institute, NC Association of Defense Attorneys, NC Association of Women Attorneys

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Stephanie C. Powell
(919) 466-1113
PO Box 14210
RTP, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Construction, Business
State Licensing
North Carolina

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Source: MASONRY CONSTRUCTION MAGAZINE
Publication date: February 1, 2007

By Ron Willis

Sometimes the subcontractor is asked to waive his rights for claims on extra work. Don't do it. Never give up your rights to claims for damages or the performance of extra work under any circumstances.

Subcontractors need to be compensated with more funds and time by the GC for all extras incorporated into the work that are not specifically spelled out in the contract documents. It is the general contractor's responsibility to retrieve those funds from the respective trades or owner that originally generated the extra. If the owner or any of the subcontractors or suppliers requests an extra from your firm, they should pay for it.

There is often a statement like this in the subcontract: “The subcontractor will not be paid for any extra work where the cost has not been predetermined and the time extensions have been agreed on in advance in a signed change order by the contractor.” This statement works in your favor.

However, back it up with a sentence something like this: “No extra work will be done unless requested in writing and a price agreed on by both the general contractor and the subcontractor.” However, as often as not, there will be a counter statement that says that the subcontractor must perform extra work without compensation when asked. It generally reads like this: “If any dispute arises between the contractor and subcontractor as to ...

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