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Contractor’s Insurance

Prior to hiring a contractor, an association should confirm that the contractor has adequate insurance.  Specifically, an association should require evidence of 1) workers compensation insurance, 2) commercial general liability insurance, and 3) vehicle insurance. First, if the contractor has any employees, then an association should require evidence of Worker’s Compensation Insurance.  This type ofContinue Reading >

Amendment to Business and Professions Code Section 7026.1 / Construction Contracts/Consultants

The amendment to B&P Code Section 7026.1 that went into effect January 1, 2013 could significantly impact boards of directors and association managers.  The amendment states that any home improvement contract that costs more than $500 in labor and material requires the work to be performed by a licensed contractor.  The amendment defines a constructionContinue Reading >