EP 271 | Clarity is Key with Thomas Nation
May 3, 2022
Construction law specialist, Thomas Nation of Harrion Clark Rickersbys shares his insights into the complex relationship between clients, designers, and money. Protecting yourself from litigation may just be a matter of clarity.
In this episode we learn:
- clarity around money is required by law
- proper insurance is essential protection
- a professional contract must also be legally enforceable
- it’s illegal to make any profit which is not disclosed and agreed to
- two terms, agent and principal, are reviewed in detail
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