Two Charlotte real estate professionals have been elected to executive positions on the North Carolina Real Estate Commission effective August 1. Tommy Lawing was elected as chairman of the commission and Cindy Chandler was chosen as vice chairman. Lawing is ...Read More »
A homeowners association’s ability to make changes to a declaration of covenants might be a little trickier following a recent decision by the North Carolina Court of Appeals. The court found invalid a covenant amendment that stripped three neighborhood builders ...
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Editor’s note: This story originally appeared in North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. Some details of the settlement are subject to a confidentiality agreement. A masonry subcontractor who successfully defended a lawsuit brought by a general contractor has collected $1.1 million on ...Read More »
The latest last word: Online lien service owner indignant over NC judge’s injunction, but says an appeal ‘not worth it’
The Tar Heel State is dead to Janis Lundquist, owner of an online commercial lien filing service called Lienguard. “I have no interest in filing a claim of lien in the state of North Carolina,” Lundquist said earlier this month ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — A federal judge on Wednesday accepted a guilty plea on one conspiracy count from a former employee of a road construction company charged with 29 counts of fraud and conspiracy in misrepresenting its use of a certified disadvantaged ...Read More »
The Southern Environmental Law Center is again challenging in court the state and federal decision to build a 19.7-mile high-speed bypass around congested U.S. Highway 74 in Monroe. The SELC filed suit in U.S. District Court in Charlotte on Monday ...Read More »
A plea hearing has been scheduled for Wednesday in the federal government’s conspiracy, fraud and money laundering case against two Union County road construction companies and several of their current and previous employees, according to court records. On Thursday, a ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Mecklenburg County Code Enforcement’s advisory board put together a list of “action steps” this week and a plan to form a task force to address complaints about the agency. The construction industry representatives who comprise the Building Development ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court recently held that a North Carolina statute of repose overrides national environmental laws. But attorneys say that while the ruling in CTS Corp. v. Waldburger against a community of North Carolina homeowners who discovered ...
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