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Filing or Responding to a Construction Defect Claim in Indiana

Filing or Responding to a Construction Defect Claim in Indiana

Construction law in Indiana provides protections for both contractors and property owners when disputes arise. The best protection for all involved parties is a written contract that establishes expectations and steps for resolving disputes. However, when disputes can’t be resolved without further action, an experienced Indiana construction attorney can provide […]

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Negotiating Construction Contracts to Avoid Disputes

Negotiating Construction Contracts to Avoid Disputes

According to the 2019 Global Construction Disputes Report, the average construction dispute in North America in 2018 cost $16.3 million and took 15.2 months to resolve. Preventing this loss of time and money should be important to all parties involved in a construction project. Negotiating construction contracts well, and with […]

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Indiana Home Improvement Law: Construction Defect Claims

Indiana Home Improvement Law: Construction Defect Claims

Construction defect claims can arise for a variety of reasons throughout the home building or home improvement process—from design to maintenance. Multiple statutes govern Indiana home improvement law. These laws establish terminology, set forth claims requirements and processes and detail appropriate penalties for improper actions or negligence. Experienced construction lawyers […]

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The Indiana Mechanic’s Lien: What You need to Know

The Indiana Mechanic’s Lien: What You need to Know

Construction and related companies may work for weeks or even months on a project before receiving full payment. To secure payment, labor companies and suppliers can take a security interest in the project in the form of a mechanic’s lien. An Indiana mechanic’s lien helps contractors and those working with […]

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Family Law: Child Support Credit for Insurance Payments

Family Law: Child Support Credit for Insurance Payments

Family law disputes can be stressful for parents and children alike. Resolving these issues as efficiently as possible is important and in the best interest of all concerned parties. The components of an Indiana child support calculation pertain to legal custodial and financial matters that Indiana family law attorneys can […]

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The Average Wait Time for Social Security in Indiana

The Average Wait Time for Social Security in Indiana

Social Security was implemented under President Roosevelt in 1935. Millions of Americans pay into the Social Security system each year, which provides benefits to retirees, disabled persons, and the families of disabled, retired or deceased workers. Unfortunately, for those seeking benefits on the basis of disability, the average wait time […]

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