Charles Kenny and Scott KearnsJanuary 11, 2018, 5:09 PM EST
Law360, New York (January 11, 2018, 5:09 PM EST) -- This article discusses construction liens (also referred to as mechanic’s liens) pursuant to the New Jersey Construction Lien Law (CLL), N.J. Stat. § 2A:44A-1 et seq., and explains the filing requirements, including who is entitled to file a lien, timing requirements and the types of work that give rise to lien rights.
The CLL became effective on April 22, 1994, replacing New Jersey’s existing mechanic's lien law for projects having building permits issued on or after the effective date. The CLL was substantially amended by legislation...