Construction Laws and Customs in Utah with Practical Law Real Estate Related Content

Recently, Scott Powers wrote a guide to Construction Projects in Utah published by Thomson Reuters Westlaw online legal research service. This guide addresses state law and custom relating to public and private construction projects, including prompt payment laws, retainage, project delivery systems, contract forms and commonly negotiated terms, warranties, and licensing requirements for construction professionals. It also addresses payment and performance bonds, including any “Little Miller Acts,” construction litigation statutes of limitation and pleading requirements, and the enforceability of specific clauses, such as liquidated damages, limitations on liability, and no-damages-for-delay. Answers to questions can be compared across a number of jurisdictions. Scott is an expert advisor and litigator in construction, surety, and insurance-related issues. Click on the link below to access the publication and contact him personally if you have questions or need legal assistance at


Construction Laws and Customs: Utah


Scott C. Powers