“Condition Precedent” Means Pay IF Paid

By J. Kent Holland, Esq. ConstructionRisk Counsel, PLLC Subcontracts may state that the subcontractor will be paid when the prime contractor is paid, or that the subcontractor will be paid only if the prime contractor is paid, and still others state that payment of...

When to Stop Work for Non-payment

EVERY SUBCONTRACTOR has had to deal with slow payment by general contractors who claim that it’s not their fault – the customer hasn’t paid them and, in a slow economy, this refrain is heard more and more frequently. As sympathetic as the sub might feel, the...