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When are construction delays excusable?

California is in a constant state of construction. From rebuilding highways to laying down foundation for new skyscrapers, year-round projects are frequently stalled. Often this is due to a shortage of time, resources and finances. Delays are common, and unfortunately, construction disputes follow.

Discussing bankruptcy with your spouse

Filing for bankruptcy can be a difficult decision for business owners and people who are struggling with personal debts. Some people may be hesitant to move forward with a bankruptcy application because they would rather avoid going to court, are not familiar with the process or fear that their reputation will be tarnished. Moreover, some may be unsure of how their spouse will feel about the decision to file for bankruptcy.

Can you prevent bankruptcy from happening to your business?

There is little else as alarming as discovering that the financial health of your company in California is declining rapidly and you are exploring options as serious as bankruptcy. There could be many different reasons why you are in this position including poor management of cash flow, sudden changes in the economy or even the loss of key employees who were influential in how your organization managed finances. Whatever the reason is, it is important that you understand that immediate changes may buy you enough time to change your course and ultimately avoid having to file for bankruptcy. 

What should I know when filing for bankruptcy?

The decision to file for bankruptcy in California must not be taken lightly. When entering into the process, having the proper information is crucial to ensure you make the best decisions based on your current financial needs. Forbes offers the following advice in this case, which can help you take the proper steps when filing for bankruptcy.

What Can I Expect From The Discovery Litigation Process?

If you’re a Bay Area contractor, you’re probably aware that disputes are quite common in your industry. In many cases disputes will lead to formal court proceedings, which require both legal teams to enter into what is known as the discovery process. Construction Today explains what you can expect from litigation discovery.

How can I recover from bankruptcy?

While filing for bankruptcy is a daunting proposition, the fact is you can recover financially. Whether your bankruptcy originated from poor decision-making or a sudden financial hardship, with the right information you can get back on track and begin rebuilding your credit history. U.S. News & World Report offers the following information on what you can do in the aftermath of bankruptcy.

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