Construction Contracts Fayetteville NC

Sometimes the subcontractor in Fayetteville 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.

William W. Pollock
(919) 863-8717
5420 WADE PARK BLVD STE 300
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Construction, Defective & Dangerous Products, Environmental, Litigation, Transportation
Education
University of South Carolina School of Law,Wake Forest University
State Licensing
DC, North Carolina, Pennsylvania

Mark E. Carpenter
(704) 331-1065
100 N Tryon St Fl 47
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Project Finance, Construction
State Licensing
North Carolina

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

Jennifer S. Jerzak
(919) 719-3705
4011 WESTCHASE BLVD STE 300
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Employment, Insurance, Workers Compensation
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,University of Virginia
State Licensing
North Carolina

John Thomas Crook
(919) 828-0731
434 FAYETTEVILLE STREET MALL
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Insurance
Education
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law,North Carolina State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Kenneth R. Keller
(336) 379-8651
235 N EDGEWORTH ST
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Health Care, Business, Employment
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,North Carolina State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Erik M. Rosenwood
(704) 344-1117
201 S COLLEGE ST STE 2020
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Construction, Litigation
Education
Washington and Lee University School of Law,Whitman College,University of St. Andrews, Scotland
State Licensing
North Carolina

Todd A. Jones
(919) 277-2541
1305 NAVAHO DR STE 303
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Construction, Litigation, Contracts, Real Estate, Debt Collection
Education
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law,University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
State Licensing
North Carolina

Scott Thomas Horn
(336) 722-2300
380 KNOLLWOOD ST STE 700
WINSTON SALEM, NC
Specialties
Real Estate, Business, Construction, Commercial, Corporate
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,Salem College
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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