Construction Contracts Mooresville NC

Sometimes the subcontractor in Mooresville 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.

M. Thomas Norwood III
(704) 799-7210
311 WILLIAMSON RD STE 103
MOORESVILLE, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Business, Construction, Bankruptcy, Criminal Defense
Education
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law,Davidson College
State Licensing
North Carolina

Bradley Clayton Morris
(704) 799-6662
122 GATEWAY BLVD STE 200
MOORESVILLE, NC
Specialties
Construction, Business, Litigation, Employment, Real Estate
Education
Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington,Purdue University
State Licensing
North Carolina

David L. Brown
(336) 282-8848
PO BOX 4848
GREENSBORO, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Personal Injury, Construction, Defective & Dangerous Products
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,University of North Carolina, Greensboro
State Licensing
North Carolina

Douglas P. Jeremiah
(919) 789-9242
PO BOX 30933
RALEIGH, NC
Specialties
Construction, Litigation
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
State Licensing
North Carolina

Emerson M. Thompson III
(704) 940-3436
2907 PROVIDENCE RD STE 200
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Medical Malpractice, Ethics, Defective & Dangerous Products, Slip and Fall Accident, Construction
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law,Wake Forest University
State Licensing
North Carolina

John Patrick Stutts
(704) 664-1127
236 RACEWAY DRIVE, SUITE 7 PO BOX 3010
MOORESVILLE, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Real Estate, Estate Planning, Personal Injury
Education
Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law,Virginia Military Institute
State Licensing
North Carolina

Jesse B. Scott
(252) 937-2200
P. O. BOX 7100 2343 PROFESSIONAL DR
ROCKY MOUNT, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Car Accident, Construction, Insurance, Estate Planning
Education
Wake Forest University School of Law
State Licensing
North Carolina

David Hill Bashford
(704) 338-6001
Bank of America Corporate Center, 100 N. Tryon St., Ste. 2690
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Construction, Litigation, Defective & Dangerous Products
State Licensing
North Carolina

Christopher J. Culp
(704) 442-9500
2701 COLTSGATE RD STE 300
CHARLOTTE, NC
Specialties
Bankruptcy, Litigation, Construction, Foreclosure, Debt Collection
Education
University of North Carolina School of Law,Davidson College
State Licensing
North Carolina

Allison M. Meade
(336) 819-6005
1912 EASTCHESTER DR
HIGH POINT, NC
Specialties
Litigation, Construction, Employment, Intellectual Property, Business
Education
Yale Law School,Williams 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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