Filing Your Nebraska Lien

Nebraska Lien Filing Who Can File: Anyone who has provided work that changes the condition of the property is entitled to a mechanic’s lien.  However, suppliers of suppliers and and Claimant in the tiers below cannot file as their relationship to the project is too distant. What Can Be Claimed: Anything that changes the condition of the […]

Are Pay If Paid Clauses Enforceable?

An age old story in construction is as follows: the owner doesn’t pay the contractor, and a subcontractor, who has performed its work diligently and according to its contract, doesn’t get paid either. Most of these situations arise because the subcontract contains “pay when paid” or “pay-if-paid” clauses. These clauses shift the risk of nonpayment […]