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.

Ruby J. Garrett
(336) 227-8851
522 S LEXINGTON AVE
BURLINGTON, NC
Specialties
Business, Construction, Employment, Real Estate, Tax
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of Kentucky,University of Tennessee
State Licensing
North Carolina

Zachary David Morgan
(704) 343-2362
P.O. Box 31247
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Construction, Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate
State Licensing
North Carolina

Melissa D. Brumback
(919) 881-2214
2840 Plaza Place, Suite 400
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Contracts, Construction, Debt Collection, Litigation
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill,Corning Communi
State Licensing
North Carolina

Bryan G. Scott
(336) 725-4710
110 Oakwood Drive, Suite 500
Winston-Salem, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Insurance, Contracts, Construction
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,Appalachian State University
State Licensing
North Carolina, Virginia

Andrew S. Lasine
(336) 889-6900
300 N MAIN ST STE 400
HIGH POINT, NC
Specialties
Commercial, Construction
Education
Washington and Lee University School of Law,Duke University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Louis P. Hornthal III
(252) 335-0871
PO BOX 220 301 E MAIN ST
ELIZABETH CITY, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Real Estate, Contracts, State, Local And Municipal Law
Education
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

James N. Duggins III
(336) 271-5246
PO BOX 2888
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Business, Tax, Employment, Litigation, Construction
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

Frederick G. Sawyer
(336) 819-6003
1912 EASTCHESTER DR
HIGH POINT, NC
Specialties
Construction, Environmental, Business, Litigation
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

Paul Augustus Capua
(828) 264-0260
The Green House, 164 S. Depot St
Boone, NC
Specialties
Employment, Commercial, Construction, International Law
Education
South Texas College of Law,Florida State University
State Licensing
Florida, North Carolina

James C. Callahan
(828) 286-8505
252 CHARLOTTE RD
RUTHERFORDTON, NC
Specialties
Family, Real Estate, State, Local And Municipal Law, Wills, Construction
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
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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