A ‘civil’ answer on discipline! Another contractor seeks out expert assistance to avoid any possible mistakes in applying for his California number. Finally, an interesting question from a Nevada contractor who can’t quite ‘put a finger’ on the answer… Q: My company’s license was suspended due to a civil judgement. The CSLB informed me that … Continue reading Disciplinary Bond, Previous Revocation and NV Corporate Owner List
‘Services’ is what we provide from our offices in the CA capital, although that same word can become a ‘disservice’ when included in a contractor’s business name. I am ‘floored’ by your compliments and appreciate the question! Finally, a solution for a contractor spanning the country ‘coast to coast’… Q: We have a pending application … Continue reading Generic Business Names, General Building Rule and Solar in CA
While change can be a pain our first contractor finds some relief in my answer. The possible ‘suspense’ is causing another contractor to watch the clock and worry if he can go to work before his time runs out… Q: I am a licensed “C-45” (Electrical Sign) Contractor and I am going to be retiring … Continue reading Stock, Asset & License Transfers, DOSH Registration and JV Scope of Work Rule
First, an answer for ‘HIS’ question on call. Next, a NV contractor is finding a ‘marathon’ course in seeking his application approval before I help ‘line up’ the hurdles to overcome. Finally, an electrical contractor discovers he’s already ‘wired in’ to a new class… Q: I was wondering if you are able help with HIS … Continue reading HIS Registration, NV City, State & Contractor Licensing and CA Low Voltage Waiver
Mick Jagger couldn’t get it. However, our first contractor will find ‘satisfaction’ in my answer while our second contractor not so much. While I help find a way, another contractor gets advice just in time to save his ‘venture’… Q: My company has a “C-22” (Asbestos Abatement) Contractor’s License in California and we are going … Continue reading DOSH Certifications, AZ License Threshold and JV Licenses
As noted in October, we’ve offered assistance to contractors with questions for more than a thousand weeks here! Once in a while it’s good to remember history, so contractors don’t repeat those same mistakes over again… Looking for Loopholes 1/20/14 Q: For many years I have been doing unlicensed construction, most of the work under … Continue reading Loopholes, Asset Protection and Handy, Man!
While you can read all about contractor’s license rules on the internet, you can’t download expertise! That’s why we’re here to assist contractors in sorting it all out. Getting started I confirm the ‘idea’ suggested by our first inquiry. Next, when a family finds itself dealing with the loss of a loved one, especially a … Continue reading NV Indemnification and Corporate License Transfer
A contractor wants to ‘add’ a concrete change to his business plan. But the numbers won’t compute! To ‘dba’ or not ‘dba’, that is the question. Another important lesson for any contractors who decide to ‘surrender’ the corporation without discovering ‘loose ends’ after walking away… Q: I currently have a Sole Proprietor General Building (“B”) … Continue reading Waiver of the Trade Exam, ‘DBA’ & LLC in Business Names and Corporate Surrender