Minnesota’s New Proposed Construction

According to Twincities.com, the Governor Mark Dayton of  Minnesota has planned for $986 million of state funding to be used for construction projects ranging from civic center upgrades to college campuses. Dayton proposed his wish list to the Legislature.  The larger projects on the list are needed to pass because they involve the state borrowing […]

Minnesota Permits Service of a Lien By an Officer of a Lienor’s Company

The Minnesota Supreme Court recently ruled that an officer of a party may personally serve a mechanics’ lien statement. In Eclipse Architectural Group v. Lam, 814 N.W.2d 692 (Minn. 2012), the officer of a Minnesota mechanics’ lien claimant personally served a mechanics’ lien statement on the owner of the property. The property owner claimed that […]