The Lien Zone Podcast: A Podcast About Construction Law, Contracts, Liens and Bonds
About This Show
TheLienZone Podcast Hosted by Alex Barthet covers a wide variety of Florida construction law topics. - Alex has been described as the attorney most of his competitors aspire to be. Known for finding the best path among a variety of options to achieve a client’s particular goals, Alex serves as litigation counsel to several statewide and local contractors and material suppliers. Always good humored and on the go, Alex is the answer man for clients and employees alike on all sorts of technical and legal questions. Alex Barthet is a mechanical engineer by education and Board Certified in Construction Law.
Most Recent Episode
How to Deal with Pay-When-Paid Provision
7 days ago
Shifting the risk of an owner’s possible non-payment from one party to another is neither simple nor guaranteed. Unsuspecting parties can quickly find themselves locked into an agreement containing a payment provision susceptible to conflicting interpretations. What the parties intended, and thought they understood, may in fact not be what they obtain.
That little bit of language is called a Pay-when-paid (or pay-if-paid) contract provision and it exists in almost every construction contract, and more than likely exists in almost every contract that you sign. On this episode, Alex explains the “magic” language you need to watch out for, and what you can to do to protect your business.
Alexander Barthet is a board certified construction attorney in Florida and holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering. He manages The Barthet Firm, a ten lawyer construction law firm in Miami, and maintains a construction law blog at www.TheLienZone.com. He can be reached at 305-347-5295 or email@example.com