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Supreme Court Changes Mechanic's Lien Laws on Leased Properties

The Iowa Supreme Court issued a recent ruling changing the law on when a mechanic’s lien can be filed on leased properties. In short, the Court found that unpaid subs and suppliers cannot file a mechanic’s lien on leased properties.  Click here for the full article which describes that case and the reasoning behind the Court’s ruling.

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