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Monthly Archives: July 2012

DOT’s DBE Rules Still Need to Be Fixed

Posted in Uncategorized

A recent editorial in Engineers News-Record commented on the continued problems with the Department of Transportation’s Disadvantaged Business Enterprise regulations. Youcan read the editorial here. As the author noted, the recent passage of the long overdue $104.4 billion highway in … Continue reading

Fixing the Problem

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The project is breaking down. There are clearly problems with the subcontractor’s work and you now have to bring in another subcontractor to fix the work. If you don’t tread carefully, you may find yourself having to pay the original … Continue reading

Reference Checks in Nebraska

Posted in Employee

Employers in Nebraska can now share information with prospective employers about current and former employees. But, the employer must jump through the proper hoops, and the employer will be entitled to a rebuttable presumption of good faith if the information provided is … Continue reading

Do You Always Have Lien Rights?

Posted in Lien Rights

How often do you review the payment terms of a contract with an eye toward whether you are waiving lien rights under that contract? This is something you should consider if your contract contains a pay-if-paid clause.  I am often … Continue reading