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Glazed over

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Kevin Carey, executive vice president at Dynamic Glass’ Metroplex office, has what you might call a Golden Rule: like your job and do it well....

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Point of sail

DALLAS/FT WORTH - In the words of the iconic Christopher Cross song, sailing took Jim Oursler away to where he was going – inadvertently, of course. Oursler had just finished up a job in the electronics industry and was enjoying some much-deserved time in his sailboat when his friend suggested Oursler look into a foundation repair career....

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Two leaps of faith

DALLAS/FT WORTH - No one can ever accuse Sampson Sopradith of being overly cautious. Not only did he quit his job to start his own business, he became a painter because he liked it and knew he could do it. He had just never done it before....

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Granted they do granite

DALLAS/FT WORTH - Back in 1997, Mario Flores began to work with a granite installer; he was hired as a helper. After working as a helper for 16 months, he then started to work for another company who did manufacturing. After seven years of working on the manufacturing side, Mario received hands-on experience by doing fabrication....

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Walker, Texas welder

DALLAS/FT WORTH - If there’s one thing to say about Jerry Walker, it is being a welder isn’t boring. And, his love for his craft is readily evident....

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3 A’s = 3 Q’s

DALLAS/ FT WORTH - Angel Carrillo loves his work and is good at it. As owner of 3 Queens Glass & Window Replacement, there is no shortage of work or lack or reason to get out of bed in the morning....

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Legal - Emerging risk—Misappropriation of pay application proceeds under a factoring agreement

AUSTIN - The explosion of factors in the construction industry has exposed a legislative gap in the Texas Construction Trust Fund Act (the “Act”). The Texas Legislature created the Act as a remedial measure to ensure that contractors, subcontractors, and materialman are paid for their work to improve real property. The Act imposes a fiduciary duty on contractors and subcontractors who are paid directly under a construction contract. These co...

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OSHA electronic injury reporting

AUSTIN - In 2017, OSHA began collecting OSHA 300A data from employers that are required to maintain the OSHA injury illness log and have 20 or more employees. Employers in certain NAICS codes who must submit data electronically are listed here: https://www.osha.gov/recordkeeping/NAICScodesforelectronicsubmission.html...

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Insurance - Third Party Over Actions required by written contract

HOUSTON - What is one of the most common types of construction claim arising from on-going operations? It’s called a “third party over action”. As an example, subcontractor’s employee is injured on the job, makes a workers’ compensation claim, but is dissatisfied with the benefits provided. Subcontractor’s employee is prohibited from suing his/her employer due to the exclusive remedy rule of workers’ compensation, so that employe...

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Accounting - Passing down your family business

SAN ANTONIO - Last month we talked about retiring from your business and the succession planning it requires. This month, I’d like to focus on keeping the business in the family. Is it your dream to pass your business down to a son, daughter or another family member? Maybe your dream is for several heirs to one day run the business together?...

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