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How do you force a California General Contractor (according to their own contract) who is unwilling (and within statute of limitations) legally demand binding Arbitration (They say mediation in contract language) for claims they have been presented on a project. Is mediation in their favor?
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Mediation and arbitration are not usually to the contractor's advantage it depends on who is doing the mediation. You must engage in mediation of the contract states you must do so. If they are not honoring the contract, you need to send them a written demand first and if they refuse to do so then you can proceed to file suit in court against them and the court will order mediation/arbitration the contract calls for.
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