California’s contracting licensure laws are some of the most complicated and burdensome in the country. They require licensure for general contracting, general engineering contracting, and specialty contracting work. Further, negligent or unintentional technical violations of certain statutes can result in automatic suspensions of the license by operation of law. Additionally, the potential penalties for performing…
Dunn DeSantis Walt & Kendrick is proud to once again be named one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms” by U.S. World Report and Best Lawyers in America®. The firm was honored in the prestigious Metropolitan Tier 1, San Diego, in the areas of Legal Malpractice Law – Defendants and Professional Malpractice Law – Defendants….
Lien rights are important to contractors. When all else fails, foreclosing on a lien can be the only way to get paid. But contractors make mistakes – injuring their lien rights – every day. Consequently, the importance of understanding and complying with the legal requirements and deadlines to perfect a construction lien cannot be overstated….
In construction contracts, the insurance requirements are often some of the most important provisions in the entire contract. The requirements can sometimes be confusing, or worse contradictory. On occasion, the contract may purport to require coverages that are unobtainable in the marketplace. The best practice in all circumstances is to work with a licensed insurance…
In this issue:
California Employee Leave Law Alert
SB 1383 – Family and Medical Leave Program
In this issue:
California Employment Law Alert
AB 685 – COVID-19 Reporting
SB 1159 – COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation