NRCA's Legal Resource Center acts as a legal advocate for roofing contractors throughout the U.S. Issues such as contract language, employee relations, regulatory compliance, payment provisions, insurance coverage, and codes and standards can threaten a contractor's profitability and even its existence. NRCA provides its members with assistance in addressing issues such as these, ultimately saving them time and legal fees.

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Legal Database (Members Only)

NRLRC maintains a database of more than 400 legal publications (e.g., magazine articles, Special Reports, claims, seminar handouts and court cases) about roofing-related legal topics.


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Legal Help Line (Members Only)

NRLRC's Legal Help Line is designed to help members obtain information about general legal issues encountered in their day-to-day business and strives to provide members with as much information as possible.


NRLRC Contract Provisions, Volume VII
Contract Provisions VII

Written by attorneys who are experts in construction and compiled by the National Roofing Legal Resource Center, these contract provisions come with plain-language explanations you can understand.


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Legal issues are a fact of life in the roofing industry. These free legal resources, products and services may help you manage and respond effectively to the legal issues affecting your business.

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Prepping for Problems

You may have legal recourse against uncooperative and unreasonable general contractors.

Professional Roofing April 2020