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Construction Liens Filed by Suppliers in New Jersey After Contractor’s Filing of Bankruptcy Petition Are Barred by the Automatic Stay Provision of the Bankruptcy Code

In re: Linear Electric Co., Inc., No. 16-1477, 2017 U.S. App. Lexis 5527 (3d Cir., March 30, 2017) This case concerns whether suppliers, Cooper Electrical Supply Co. and Samson Electrical Supply Co. (“Suppliers”), could file construction liens under New Jersey … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Superior Court Holds Unpaid Supplier’s Right to Contract Funds is Superior to Rights of Failed Contractor’s Secured Bank Creditor and Bankruptcy Estate – Owner’s Recovery of Attorneys’ Fees in Interpleader Disallowed

Trevdan Building Supply v. Toll Brothers, Inc. 2010 PA Super. 100, 996 A.2d 520 (May 28, 2010) On May 28, 2010 the Pennsylvania Superior Court filed a ruling that is significant to project owners as well as subcontractors and suppliers. … Continue reading

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