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Bonds and Payments of Illinois Mechanics Liens

Become up-to-date with the Illinois bond and payment procedures and the new bonding off statute.

This topic is designed for project owners, contractors, architects, engineers, vendors and others in the construction industry. You will learn the rules applying to releases and waivers of mechanics liens. You also will study ways to secure payment for public projects, including the bond requirements. You also will be introduced to the new Illinois bonding off statute, court procedure and alternative dispute resolution. Although this topic is not aimed to attorneys, it will serve as an introduction to the subject matter for those attorneys who do not regularly practice in the area.

Runtime: 88 minutes
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Agenda

Releases and Waivers of Mechanics Liens

  • How Do You Release Your Lien Claim?
  • What Are the Differences Among Lien Waivers?

The New Illinois Bonding off Statute

  • What Is the Purpose of This New Statute?
  • How Do I Do It?
  • Can a Bond off a Lien Before a Lawsuit?

Public Projects; Enforcing Payment

  • Can I Lien Public Property?
  • What Bonds Are Necessary for Public Construction in Illinois?
  • What Is the Miller Act?

Foreclosing on the Lien

  • How Do I Start a Lawsuit?
  • What Is Discovery?
  • How Does a Trial Work?

Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • What Is Mediation?
  • What Is Arbitration?
  • How Binding Is Arbitration?
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This course was last revised on December 6, 2016.

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This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Jason Callicoat

Jason Callicoat

Querrey & Harrow, Ltd.

  • Partner in Chicago office of Querrey & Harrow, Ltd.
  • Experienced trial attorney; primarily handles municipal and construction liability cases
  • Prosecutes and defends mechanics lien cases
  • Regular speaker on mechanics liens and construction law
  • Chicago Building Congress Future Leaders Committee
  • Former reporter, Kansas City Star and South Bend Tribune
  • J.D degree, IIT Chicago Kent College of Law; B.J. degree, University of Missouri-Columbia, summa cum laude
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Nicholas Johnson

Querrey & Harrow, Ltd.

  • Partner in the Waukegan and Chicago offices of Querrey & Harrow, Ltd.
  • Concentrates on construction and business law and litigation
  • Tried numerous jury cases
  • Also, admitted to practice in Wisconsin
  • J.D. degree, Thomas M. Cooley Law School, magna cum laude; B.A. degree, University of Wisconsin
  • Speaker at Lorman mechanics lien and construction law seminars
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law Review
Timothy R. Rabel

Timothy R. Rabel

Querrey & Harrow, Ltd.

Timothy Rabel

  • Partner in the Chicago office of Querrey & Harrow, Ltd.
  • Practice centers on construction law, including litigation and contract negotiation and drafting
  • Prosecutes and defends mechanics lien claims
  • Speaks frequently on mechanics liens
  • Regular contributor to the Construction Law Quarterly
  • J.D. degree, John Marshall Law School, B. A. degree, the University of Illinois
  • Chicago Bar Association; editor-in-chief, John Marshall Law Review
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Product ID: 399053
Published 2016
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