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Put the Arkansas Construction Lien Notice Statute Out of Its Misery

By · October 11, 2008 · 2008 Ark. L. Notes 166
In categories: Administrative Law, Construction Law

When I arrived at the School of Law a few years ago, I had a revealing conversation with the first practicing lawyer to whom I mentioned my Construction Law class.  “Well, then,” said my new acquaintance, “you must be the fellow who can explain our mechanics’ lien statutes.”  At that point, I had barely glanced at the Arkansas statutes governing construction liens, but I knew that I needed no special insights on Arkansas law to give the proper response: “I’m sure that I cannot make any sense of them at all.”

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