Construction Law

February 26, 2019

Safety Seminar on Risk Shifting in Construction Contracts

We are pleased to announce that Mark B. Grzymala and Timothy E. Hoerman from our team at Grzymala Law Offices, P.C. will be conducting a seminar […]
September 24, 2018

Limiting Payment Risk in Subcontractor Agreements

In most instances where a subcontractor is hired to work on a construction project, a contract is formed between the parties. The requirements for a contract […]
February 8, 2018

„Illinois Home Repair and Remodeling Act”- czego wymaga się od osób wykonujących prace remontowo-budowlane w domach jednorodzinnych?

Wprowadzenie Praca nad projektem budowlanym i zapewnienie bezproblemowego procesu od samego etapu negocjacji warunków kontraktu, poprzez zarządzanie poszczególnymi etapami prac, aż po zakończenie budowy, może być […]
November 6, 2017

Illinois Home Repair and Remodeling Act – Requirements for Contractors on Residential Projects

Introduction Working on construction projects can be challenging to ensure a smooth process from the negotiating of the terms and scope of work to managing the […]
January 2, 2017

New laws in Illinois for 2017

Introduction Approximately 200 new laws go into effect in Illinois in the new year. Here is a link to a complete list of the new laws and changes […]
November 15, 2016

Determining the Last Date of Work or Furnishing on a Construction Project

Introduction Under Illinois law, a contractor’s last date of work on a project triggers deadlines for lien claimants to file and perfect their mechanics lien claims […]
December 30, 2015

New Illinois Laws for 2016

Introduction Over 237 new laws go into effect in Illinois in the new year 2016. We look forward to the new provision of the Illinois Mechanics Lien […]
October 13, 2015

Illinois adds bond substitution provision to the Mechanics Lien Act

Introduction On July 30, 2015, Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner signed H.B. 2635 into law. This bill amends the Illinois Mechanics Lien Act  (770 ILCS 60/1 et […]
July 30, 2015

Partial Lien Waiver Dilemma

While working on an Illinois construction project or job, a contractor or subcontractor is often required to provide a partial lien waiver at the time it […]