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Lien Included Change Order Profit But Not Interest Liens; Profit; Interest

Wednesday, February 09, 2005 01:02 pm

 
Lien Included Change Order Profit But Not Interest Liens; Profit; Interest

A Pennsylvania court has ruled that a mechanic's lien could include profit on change order work, but not contractual interest or attorney fees.

Ethel R. Updegraff awarded a contract to Artsmith Development Group, Inc. for construction of a new house on a lot owned by Updegraff in York County. Upon completion of the work, Artsmith filed a mechanic's lien on the property for an amount the builder claimed was due under the contract.

A trial court refused to allow the lien in the am [...]

 
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