Category Archives: Florida Improved Construction Practices Committee

Golfing with fellow NACM South Atlantic Members, Saturday, May 5, 2018

Join us for a beautiful day of golfing and meet fellow NACM members! This is an excellent opportunity for networking with others in the credit industry!   Saturday, May 5, 2018 Bloomingdale Golfers Club, 4113 Great Golfers Place, Valrico FL … Continue reading

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Latest Florida Supreme Court Holding on Unlicensed Contractor’s Lack of Rights to Enforce Contract

NACM South Atlantic Members, I thought our members would be interested in reading the attached Florida Supreme Court case which is absolutely definitive as the fact that an unlicensed contractor has no rights to defend or recover under its contract, even when … Continue reading

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2013 Legislative Session Pre-Session Report to the NACM Improved Construction Practices Committee

DEBORAH E. LAWSON & R. BRUCE KERSHNER, ICPC LOBBYISTS February 25, 2013 The Political Climate We are fast approaching the start of the 2013 Legislative Session.  March 5, 2013 will mark the official start of the 60 calendar day Session … Continue reading

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Legislature Addresses Lack Of Recorded Bonds For Public Projects

By Deborah Lawson, Governmental Affairs Consultant Best estimates are that 40-50 percent of all bonds for public construction projects are not properly recorded in the public records as required by statute.  The 2012 Legislature acknowledged this deficiency and imposed a … Continue reading

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Florida Voters Will Have Long Ballots to Complete on Election Day

Brace yourself; did you know there are eleven amendments on the November ballot? Two deal with religious freedom, two address veterans issues, one on public funding of abortions, one on health services, one on the state courts, four dealing with … Continue reading

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