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How to work as a contractor and stay OUT of trouble

May 18, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

As a contractor, you need to be aware of the many ways to protect yourself from legal issues. Some of the important topics to be covered in this presentation include: 

Contracts
* The importance of a proper contract
* C. 142A-The Home Improvement Contractor Statute
* C. 93A-The Consumer Protection Statute
* C. 93§48-Right to Cancel
* Fixed price vs. Time and Material

Mechanic’s Liens
* Why they are such a powerful tool

Disputes – Litigation vs. Arbitration vs. Mediation
* The Courts
* The Home Improvement Contractor Arbitration Program
* The Guaranty Fund
 Presented by Andrea Goldman of Goldman Law Group

Andrea is a litigator, arbitrator and mediator who focuses on construction/ contractor, business, landlord/tenant and employment matters. She serves as the trusted advisor for construction companies and businesses in drafting contracts and planning. Andrea has extensive experience handling both sides of contractor/homeowner disputes and helps get

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Date:
May 18, 2016
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://business.bragb.org/events/details/how-to-work-as-a-contractor-and-stay-out-of-trouble-2365

Venue

Embassy Suites Hotel
550 Winter Street
Waltham, MA United States
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