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Sep 19
Lien Rights

​In Oregon, the laws are very friendly to service providers, contrators, mechanics, vendors and others who are providing labor, services or supplies for real property development.  If you are doing this, you should be very aware of if and how to excercise your lien rights.  it can protect you from bankruptcy discharges, it can help you get paid more reliably and it can help make sure you get paid and more quickly for your work.  There are some basic practices and things you can work into your invoices, bookeeping, and other tips.  ORS Chapter 87 covers these and there are many.

Aug 15
Always ensure proper license and bonding

​Always make sure your company is properly licensed and bonded for the precise type of job you are doing.  Make sure your CCB license is up to date throughout an entire project, make sure you have workers compensation insurance on any empoyees and that you are working on a project that fits inside the scope of your license and endorsement.  If you have questions on whether you are exempt, or properly categorized we can check for you.