George William Wolff’s Guides

George William Wolff

San Francisco Construction / Development Lawyer.

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  1. Whistlerblower Lawsuits in Qui Tam Actions under the California False Claims Act

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    Qui Tam or Whistleblower Lawsuits for Fraud on the Government under the California False Claims Act, and California Law on the Statute of Limitations The California False Claims Act, like the Federal False Claims Act, allows governmental entities - or private whistle-blowers or ?...

  2. Deadlines for Construction Defect Claims under California Law and Statutes of Limitations

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    Statutes of Limitations for Construction Defect Claims Against Designers, Builders, and Developers on Private Construction Work and Real Property Under California LawThere are a number of possible legal theories on which a property owner or purchaser may base a construction de...

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  3. Delay Claims and Extra Cost Claims on Public Works Projects and Government Contracts (Pt.2)))

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    Step No. 4 File a Claim within the Time and in the Manner Required by your Contract, and Any Applicable Statute Or Ordinance. For local government contracts (e.g. Cities, Counties, Special Districts) Public Contract Code section 20104.4 provides a required all often advantageo...

  4. Delay Claims and Extra Cost Claims on Public Works Projects and Government Contracts (Pt. 1)

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    Extra Time Claims and Extra Cost Claims On State, County, City, and Local Public Works Projects and Government Construction Contracts in California As is the case on private construction projects or contracts, there are many events on public works projects which make it necessary...

  5. Bid Protests on Public Contracts and Public Works Construction Projects under California Law

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    Bid Protests Law on Government Public Works Projects In the State of CaliforniaBid Protests on Government Public Works Projects in the State of CaliforniaDue to the competitive nature of most Government purchasing, services and Public Works Contracts in the current economy, fie...

  6. Disadvanatages of Being or Using an Unlicensed Contractor for Construction Work in California Law

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    California Contractors Licensing Law Requirements, and the Adverse Effects to Contractors and Property Owners From the Failure to be Duly Licensed as Required By the California Contractors State License Law California law requires that all persons who act as a contractor on beha...

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  7. How to Create a Partnership or Joint Venture Under California Law, With or Without a Business Lawyer

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 2 years ago.

    Creating a Partnership or Joint Venture Under California Law Considered in comparison to a Corporation or Limitied Liability Company (LLC), a general partnership or joint venture are the easiest business entities to create, and can be done very informally, although doing it that...

  8. 20 Day Preliminary Notice Requirements for Contractors and Subcontractors on California Construction

    Written by attorney George Wolff, almost 3 years ago.

    20 DAY or PRELIMINARY NOTICE REQUIREMENTS ON CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN CALIFORNIA First Tier Subcontractors Having a Direct Contract With the Public Agency or Private Property Owner - Do Not Have to Serve a Preliminary Notice on Public Projects. Caution - Play it Safe and Serve ...

  9. CALIFORNIA LAW ON DISCLOSURE DUTIES IN THE SALE OF REAL ESTATE

    Written by attorney George Wolff, almost 3 years ago.

    CALIFORNIA LAW ON DISCLOSURE DUTIES IN THE SALE OF REAL ESTATE, AND LIABILITY AND DAMAGES FOR FRAUD, MISREPRESENTATION or NON-DISCLOSURE BY SELLERS of DISCLOSE MATERIAL FACTS AFFECTING THE VALUE OR DESIRABILITY OF REAL ESTATE 1. Sellers Duties in Real Estate Transactions to Di...

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  10. Mechanics Lien Recording Requirements & Deadlines for Contractors, Subcontractors and in California.

    Written by attorney George Wolff, over 4 years ago.

    Are you a General Contractor under a direct contract with the Property Owner, or are you Subcontractor. If your contract is with the tenant of the building and not the owner, you are usually consid

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