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.

Kirk G. Warner
(919) 821-6617
PO BOX 2611
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Construction, Contracts, Litigation, Health Care, Defective & Dangerous Products
Education
Duke University School of Law,North Carolina State University,Ohio State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Samuel Barber Craig
(828) 989-1595
223 E. Chestnut Street, Suite 5
Asheville, NC
Specialties
Administrative Law, Business, Contracts, Construction, Real Estate
Education
University of South Carolina School of Law,Clemson University
State Licensing
North Carolina, South Carolina

Rachel S. Decker
(336) 379-8651
235 N EDGEWORTH ST
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Health Care, Insurance, Medical Malpractice
Education
University of South Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina
State Licensing
North Carolina

Kristie Hedrick Farwell
(919) 719-3718
4011 WESTCHASE BLVD STE 300
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Insurance, Car Accident, Personal Injury
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

William C. Matthews Jr.
(919) 755-2106
150 FAYETTEVILLE STREET MALL
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Antitrust, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

Joseph P. Gram
(336) 691-9222
PO BOX 20744
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Construction
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina
State Licensing
North Carolina

Howard L. Borum
(336) 379-8651
PO BOX 540 235 N EDGEWORTH ST
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Commercial, Real Estate, Construction, Financial Markets And Services
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,North Carolina State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Alan H. Peterson
(919) 743-7301
P. O. Box 17047
Raleigh, NC
Specialties
Land Use & Zoning, Real Estate, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

Christopher K. Behm
(910) 763-2727
310 N FRONT ST STE 200
WILMINGTON, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Estate Planning
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,Guilford College
State Licensing
North Carolina

Brian P. Evans
(704) 331-7479
214 N TRYON ST
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Business, Construction
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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