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Problems With Continuing Education

On Monday, September 24th, 2012, the Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing filed a notice of agency action against a company called PELLCO CEU, which is an out of state continuing education provider.   PELLCO CEU has sent packets of material to several contractors in the state, including plumbers, electricians, and others, claiming that completion of the courses will allow the individual notice, PELLCO CEU filed inaccurate information with the division and made unsubstantiated claims in its materials.  Therefore, DOPL is seeking to rescind the approval for the continuing education classes and rescind PELLCO CEU’s authority to be able to offer continuing education within the state.
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Idaho Contractors Registration

For contractors and suppliers working in Idaho, a recent decision from the Idaho Supreme Court regarding Idaho’s contractor registration statute provides one of the first cases giving a perspective of how Idaho Courts are going to treat the requirement for contractor registration.
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Release & Refiling of the Preliminary Notice

If you file a Preliminary Notice before the lender records the mortgage for the construction loan the lender can buy its way ahead of your lien by paying you for work you did before the construction loan was recorded.  Once you are paid, you must release and re-file your Preliminary Notice.  You must re-file Preliminary Notice no later than twenty (20) after the construction loan was recorded. 
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Utah Retention Laws

1. Utah retention rules only apply to non-residential projects. 
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Utah Lien Waivers

Questions on Utah Lien Waivers?  Watch this week's blog regarding Lien Waivers on Liencounsel's webinar center. http://www.liencounsel.com/webinar_center.php

FREE LIVE Webinars

Don't miss out on LienCounsel's weekly webinars.  There are various topics being taught, including:
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Last Chance for Dana's CE Credit Class

CONTRACTOR CONTINUING EDUCATIONNew Lien Laws and SCR Updates - Attorney Dana Farmer3 hours Core CreditCritical Decision Making for Contractors - Dr. Robert Holley3 hours Professional December  16, 20119:00AM-Noon (Lunch will be provided) 1:00PM-4:00PMPlease be on time - registration will begin at 8:30AM and 12:30PMClass will start PROMPTLY and doors will close at 9:00AM and 1:00PM.Weber State UniversityDavis Campus  Room1102750 N. University Park Blvd.Layton, UT 84041.For Directions go to : http://apps.weber.edu/templates/display_dropdown_wide.aspx?ID=54209.$1 5 0.00/ Person Pre -Register with Payment$1 8 0.00/Person At Door - class space is limited, you may be turned away at the door .****Absolutely NO Refund****In order to receive credit you will be required to attend the entire class. Special note: ALL phones will be required to be TURNED OFF during the class or you risk being expelled from the class, and will receive NO credit and NO refund.To register and pay callMisty Jensen at 801-436-5949.

Last Chance for Dana's CE Credit Class

Still confused about the changes in the State Construction Registry and the New Lien Laws?  Dana Farmer will be partnering with Dr. Bob Holly to teachng only two more CE courses during the month of November at Stringham Schools in Salt Lake City.  Both courses will be 6 hours of CE Credits, 3 Core and 3 Professional. The dates of the courses are: Friday November 4th & Monday November 28th.  Cost is $99.00 and classes fill up fast.  You can register for the classes at www.Stringhamschools.com or by calling 801-269-8889. 
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