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CCLD REVIEW | Summer 2019

Seminar: Proposed amendments to the 2018 International Building Code The topic of the 2019 Fall Seminar is proposed Minnesota amendments to the 2018 International Building Code and changes to the Minnesota Accessibility Code. The seminar will take place in October 2019 at locations throughout Minnesota. Presenters for the seminar are Greg Metz, Karen Gridley and… Continue Reading →

Home warranty dispute resolution process

What is the home warranty dispute process? Homeowners and contractors involved in a dispute must use this home warranty dispute process (or an approved alternate process) before a claim can escalate to litigation. The goal of the legislation is to encourage settlement of disputes and limit costs by using an unbiased and nonbinding evaluation of… Continue Reading →

To Pre-Lien or Not Pre-Lien, that is the Question

Oftentimes we are asked by our Contractor clients “why is it necessary to provide Pre-Lien Notices in Minnesota” and we always tell them that it is the difference between getting paid and not getting paid. If you ever want to place a Mechanics Lien on Residential Property and certain Commercial Property, then, by Minnesota State… Continue Reading →

– Blaine

“We first hired Kemper Law several years ago following a recommendation from another contractor to assist our construction company with a mechanic lien matter that had to be filed under a short deadline (within days). Kemper Law was able to get the lien statement filed within 24 hours and ultimately we were able to collect… Continue Reading →

– Scott

“Mark has great knowledge of New Home Warranty law. He did an excellent job representing our home building company in a law suit. His knowledge, experience, and writing skills our very strong and were a key to representing our side of the case. We highly recommend him, and would definitely use him again.”

– Mary

“When I was leasing commercial space and found myself dealing with an unreasonable landlord, Mark Kemper quickly resolved the dispute on by behalf, and got me a nice settlement. Mark is and will be the first attorney I turn to regarding any legal matter. Smart, ethical, and high skilled, Mr. Kemper is a top-notch attorney.”

– Anonymous

“My landlord sued my corporation for violating rules set forth in the commercial lease. The suit was dubious and threatened the viability of my business. Mark helped me resolve the issue. He always provided me with sound legal advice. He would thoroughly explain the legal process and give me the pros and cons of every… Continue Reading →

– Greg

“Mark helped our family when we needed to divide our family cabin and he created an entity so that we could keep it in the family for many more years to come. He was intelligent, raised several issues we had never even thought of and was a pleasure to work with. He helped us out… Continue Reading →