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I may be sued by a party who owes me for the salvage and repair

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I may be sued by a party who owes me for the salvage and repair of some expensive equipment. He wants his equipment back, but refuses to pay for the salvage and repair. How long will I have to respond if he files to recovery the equipment?

TexLawyer :

Have you filed a mechanic's lien?

Customer:

not yet. Do I have to give 30 days notice for that?

Customer:

(what an awesome service...you are my hero)

TexLawyer :

You have 1 year from your last date of work to file a mechanic's lien.

Customer:

great. and I am not required to notify him that the lien is being placed. right?

TexLawyer :

No. The steps to file a lien can be found here:

Customer:

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TexLawyer :

I don't know if I'd go that far, but thanks anyway.

Customer:

Thanks and BYE!

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