D.S. Berenson is the Washington, D.C., managing partner of Berenson LLP, a
national law firm specializing in the representation of contractors and
the home improvement industry. He may be contacted at 703.759.1055 or
Started with just a small wad of cash and a lot of big ideas, it's no surprise that Matrix Basement Systems was launched by this year's Fred Case Entrepreneur of the Year Award winner, Nick Richmond.
Every remodeler has thought about suing a client who doesn't pay what they're owed, but going to court might not be your best option for settling debts.
After the settlement in a recent class action suit, it seemed the proverbial door to contractors charging credit card fees to customers had been opened, attorney D.S. Berenson says. But going through that door is not so simple. Here's how to avoid trouble.
Coming one step closer to achieving its goal of building a $500 million remodeling group that will include manufacturing businesses that can be integrated into the company, Latium USAócorporate parent of the Four Seasons Sunrooms†franchiseóannounces its acquisition of Metal USA Building Products.
Not all referral language is equal. Construction attorney DS Berenson offers advice on how to bring up referral discounts legally.