Co-author: Stephanie Snyder-Zuasnabar
Texas has new lien laws that affect all construction projects with a prime contract dated on or after January 1, 2022. The new lien laws are particularly helpful to architects, engineers, and surveyors. Design professionals will benefit from the expanded lien rights provided by this new legislation. Lower tier design professionals will now be able to perfect liens in a manner similar to subcontractors and suppliers. The new law also expanded the type of design work that gives rise to lien rights. These changes collectively level the playing field.
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