Monday, July 26, 2010

Pre-existing Conditions on Construction Projects

This video discusses how to address pre-existing conditions such as mold, mildew, dry rot, termite damage and water intrusion on Florida construction projects. The video discusses ways to document pre-existing conditions as well as suggest contract provisions that may address potential issues.

Here is a direct link: http://video.yahoo.com/watch/7601682/20169963


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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Florida Construction Lien Law: The Notice to Owner

This video discusses Section 716.06, Florida Statutes and the proper service and use of a Notice to Owner on Florida construction projects.

Here is a direct link: http://video.yahoo.com/watch/7602360/20171942


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Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Required Contract Warnings: Florida Homeowners' Construction Recovery Fund

This video discusses the statutory requirement that residential contracts contain the Florida Homeowners' Recovery Fund warning contained in Section 489.1425, Florida Statutes. Although there is no limitation in Section 489.1425, access to the fund appears to be limited to Division I contractors.

Here is the direct link: http://video.yahoo.com/watch/7927827/20969284

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This posting is for educational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice.


Trenton H. Cotney
Board Certified in Construction Law
Trent Cotney, P.A.
1207 N Franklin St, Ste 222
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 579-3278

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Florida Construction Lien Law: The Notice of Commencement

This video discusses the Notice of Commencement, and Section 713.13, Florida Statutes as it relates to Florida construction lien law.

You can find the direct link here: http://video.yahoo.com/watch/7920412/20951766



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This posting is for educational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice.




Trenton H. Cotney
Board Certified in Construction Law
Trent Cotney, P.A.
1207 N Franklin St, Ste 222
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 579-3278
www.trentcotney.com