Arbitration Agreement: How to Get to Arbitration if A Lawsuit Was Filed First

Attorney Jason McGrath shares some items to consider when your contract has an arbitration provision but the other party has already filed a formal lawsuit in the court system in this short video. Here are some of the key points contained in the video: What do you do if the other party has already filed… Read more »

Decision On An Arbitration Provision In A Contract

Attorney Jason McGrath some items to consider when deciding to include an arbitration provision in a contract matter in this short video. Here are some of the key points contained in the video: Arbitration: do you prefer arbitration or a formal court case if there is a dispute? The intent of an arbitration provision in… Read more »

Follow the Contract’s Arbitration Clause or File a Lawsuit?

Attorney Jason McGrath explains some things to consider when considering whether to follow a contract’s arbitration clause or file a lawsuit in this short video. Here are some of the key points contained in the video: How do you end up in arbitration vs. in court? Typically, someone has to decide – do we follow… Read more »

Arbitration Clause: One Arbitrator Or More?

Attorney Jason McGrath explains some things to consider when when considering the arbitration clause in a contract in this short video. Here are some of the key points contained in the video: How many arbitrators would you prefer? Are you comfortable with the decision being in the hands of just one person? Keep in mind… Read more »

Arbitration: How Do You Choose The Arbitrator?

Attorney Jason McGrath explains some things to consider when choosing the arbitrator during a lawsuit in this short video. Here are some of the key points contained in the video: If using a panel of 3 arbitrators: each party picks an arbitrator and then those two arbitrators pick the third one. If using only 1… Read more »

Interrogatories – How They Generally Work

Attorney Jason McGrath explains “Interrogatories” during litigation and how they generally work in a lawsuit in this short video. Here are some of the key points contained in the video: Interrogatories are a list of written questions. The receiving party is to respond, typically within 30 days, to the questions or file an objection or… Read more »

North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws – Part 7

North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws – Part 7 This article by Attorney Lee Peindl is one of a continuing series of articles that focuses on legislation affecting North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws.  It is adapted from Attorney Lee Peindl’s seminar on Lien Law changes. This is the final installment in this… Read more »

How To Dissolve a Corporation in North Carolina?

How Do I Dissolve a Corporation in North Carolina? As an attorney who routinely handles business law related questions this situation is not unusual. Most businesses have a life cycle and it’s good to know how to legally dissolve a corporation which has decided to end its operations. North Carolina has laws specific to this… Read more »

North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws – Part 3

North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws – Part 3 This article by Attorney Lee Peindl is one of a series of articles that focuses on legislation affecting North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws.  It is adapted from Attorney Lee Peindl’s seminar on Lien Law changes. Curtailment of Double-Payment Risks on State Projects—Effective January… Read more »

North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws – Part 1

North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws – Part 1 This article by Attorney Lee Peindl is one of a series of articles that focuses on legislation affecting North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and Bond Laws.  It is adapted from Attorney Lee Peindl’s seminar on Lien Law changes. Latest Legislation Affecting North Carolina’s Mechanics’ Lien and… Read more »