Header graphic for print
Texas Construction Law Blog For Subcontractors & Suppliers

Tag Archives: Joint Check Agreement

7 Ways to Manage the Credit Risk of a New Customer

Posted in Collection

Get the project information up front You should ask your customer for the owner’s name and address, the location of the project, a copy of the payment bond (if any), and the general contractor’s name and address (if you are a second tier subcontractor or supplier).  Having this information at the outset will help you… Continue Reading

Joint Check Agreements

Posted in Construction Contracts

If you supply construction materials and/or equipment then you likely have encountered a joint check agreement.  For those that have not yet encountered this arrangement, a joint check agreement is a credit facility frequently used to help subcontractors with unestablished credit obtain supplies and services on credit from a supply house.  For example, if you… Continue Reading