St. Louis area contractor accused of scamming homeowners

In 2017, he was sentenced to 10 years in prison for fraud in Jefferson County. Fewer than two years later, he was released and accused of scamming again

ST. LOUIS — A recommendation from a neighbor or friend can often seal the deal. Especially if you’re looking for a contractor.

It didn’t work out well for one Hazelwood man. He told the 5 On Your Side I-Team he had no idea his roofing contractor had just been released from prison for stealing thousands from his customers.

This spring when Justin McDonald found out his roof was leaking, he knew he needed to act fast.

“I was getting some water leak from a rainstorm,” said McDonald.

The lockdown had just started. Finding a contractor was tricky. So, McDonald felt lucky when his neighbor had a recommendation for him: Donald “DJ” Harralston with ‘Multiple Trade Solutions LLC’.

“[Harralston claimed he] worked with,

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Contractors on Steam

About This Game

Introducing co-op missions and brand new character models!!

You can experience a total of 8 missions with 4 different objectives available at launch!

Mod support is finally here! Experience more community-made content!

Contractors is a team-based competitive multiplayer shooter game for virtual reality headsets. Experience the next level virtual warfare with hardcore controls, lethal weapons, customizable load-outs, and intense firefights.

Contractors features:

* Co-op missions with up to 4 players.
* Immersive full body IK system.
* Mod support with community created map, loadout and game mode!
* Realistic weapon handling.
* Slick sliding movement.
* Objective-based game mode.
* Challenging AI on both singleplayer and multiplayer.
* Customizable weapon load-out system with different weapons and gadgets.
* A shooting range serves as a hub area with tons of activities.
* Virtual Gunstock and Physical Gunstock support.

* Offline free-roam against bots.

* Spatial voice chat.

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CIA Contractor Dies in Secret U.S. War in Somalia

An American working for the CIA died this week of injuries from a terrorist attack in Mogadishu, Somalia, according to two people with knowledge of the attack. He is the first American known to be killed as a result of violence in the capital since the disastrous 1993 Black Hawk Down battle.

Michael Goodboe, a 54-year-old former Navy SEAL who worked for the CIA’s paramilitary unit, died after succumbing to injuries from an improvised explosive device, according to the two sources. The two sources requested anonymity because of the sensitivity around the attack and because they were not authorized to disclose Goodboe’s death.

The attack that killed Goodboe was presumed to have been conducted by al-Shabab, an Al Qaeda-affiliated group engaged in a decadelong insurgency, though the details remain unclear. One of the people familiar with the attack said Goodboe was flown to Germany, where the U.S. has a military

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Alabama General Contractors Board



WELCOME
TO THE LICENSING BOARD FOR
GENERAL CONTRACTORS




The State Licensing Board for
General Contractors was created
through legislation enacted in
1935. The Board licenses and
regulates commercial/industrial
contractors in the major and specialty
classifications that constitute
the industry. Currently, there
are more than 8,000
contractors licensed to work in
the state.



We maintain
a staff of license specialists
who are trained to answer
inquiries concerning the
licensing process and the
current status of licensed
general contractors.

 



NOTICES OF BOARD ACTIONS:

THE MARCH 31, 2020 LICENSE
RENEWAL DEADLINE IS
AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED




THE
APRIL 30, 2020 LICENSE
RENEWAL DEADLINE IS
AUTOMATICALLY EXTENDED

&

PURSUANT TO EMERGENCY RULE
230-X-1-.34.01ER TEMPORARY

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Residential General Contractors – What They Do and When to Hire

When to Hire a General Contractor

A residential general contractor is a home remodeling professional who organizes and executes larger remodeling projects. Often these professionals are confused with home improvement pros. But as they will be quick to tell you, a home remodeling professional deals with longer projects that incorporate specific design and architectural ideas to provide a homeowner with a better living experience, either by adding space or making better use of an established space.

A home improvement contractor is usually tasked with smaller, though no less important items, such as installing new windows, flooring, cabinets, siding, landscaping, etc. A good way to think of a residential general contractor is that he is in charge of home improvement contractors, or what are referred to in the field as “subcontractors”.

When to Hire Residential Contractors

Many people do not realize that the average kitchen remodel takes 5-6 weeks to complete. Not to mention that to complete

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What is an independent contractor?

North Dakota uses the “common law test” – a series of 20 questions which are used to determine whether an individual providing services is an employee or independent contractor. The common law test focuses primarily on the level of control a business has over a worker.

The following questions will assist in reviewing the relationship between the service provider and the employer, to determine whether the service provider is an employee or independent contractor. There is no specific number of factors that must be met to determine the individual’s status; rather, the Department reviews the circumstances as a whole in the context of the individual’s occupation and relevant facts.

The following is a list of factors evaluated by the North Dakota Department of Labor and Human Rights when determining the status of work relationships submitted for review under the Department’s Independent Contractor Verification process.

  1. Instructions. A person who is
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Progressive House Democrats urge Biden against Defense chief with contractor ties

A pair of progressive House Democrats is urging President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenBrewery launches new Biden beer described as ‘inoffensive and not too bitter’ Deb Haaland says ‘of course’ she would serve as Interior secretary under Biden State Department won’t give Biden messages from foreign leaders: report MORE not to nominate a Pentagon chief who has previously worked for a defense contractor.

“Respectfully, and in full agreement with your past statements, we write to request that the next secretary of Defense have no prior employment history with a defense contractor,” Reps. Mark PocanMark William PocanCutting defense spending by 10 percent would debilitate America’s military Progressive lawmakers call for United Nations probe into DHS ‘human rights abuses’ The Hill’s Morning Report – Sponsored by Facebook – Barrett touts independence to sidestep confirmation questions MORE (D-Wis.) and Barbara LeeBarbara Jean LeeProgressives unveil Biden Cabinet wish list Pressure grows on California

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How to Become a Contractor: Step-by-Step Guide

The construction industry in the U.S. accounts for hundreds of thousands of jobs each year, as well as ample business opportunities for those who want to own a business in the booming industry. Most construction business owners fall under the category of contractor, but there are several variations of contractors running profitable businesses throughout the country.

However, to join the ranks of successful contractors in construction, it is necessary to answer specific questions including what is a contractor, how to become a contractor, and what are the requirements to become a licensed contractor. This guide offers in-depth answers to each of these pressing questions for individuals who want to become contractors in the industry.

This guide on how to become a contractor also provides detailed information about what contractors can earn, the career prospects of contractor businesses, licensing requirements, and how to create long-term business success. If you are considering

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Free Independent Contractor Agreement – Create, Download, and Print

Independent Contractor Agreement

Alternate Names:

An Independent Contractor Agreement is also known as a:

  • Subcontractor Agreement
  • Consulting Agreement
  • Freelance Contract
  • General Contractor Agreement
  • Consulting Services Agreement

What is an independent contractor?

Also known as a consultant or freelancer, an independent contractor is a business or individual that is typically self-employed and provides a product or service for a customer in exchange for monetary compensation.

What is an Independent Contractor Agreement?

An Independent Contractor Agreement is a written contract that spells out the terms of the working arrangement between a contractor and client, including:

  • A description of the services provided
  • Terms and length of the project or service
  • Payment details (including deposits, retainers, and other billing details)
  • Confidentiality, non-solicitation, and dispute resolution clauses

Who can use an Independent Contractor Agreement?

Contractors, freelancers, or consultants who wish to have a written agreement with

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We are closed today so all of us can honor and celebrate Juneteenth.⁠

Juneteenth commemorates June 19, 1865, the date Union soldiers informed enslaved black people in Galveston, Texas that they were free — more than two years after the Emancipation Proclamation had been signed on Jan. 1, 1863 by Abraham Lincoln. ⁠

First celebrated in 1866, Juneteenth — also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day — is the oldest commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. On this day we pay tribute to the perseverance, determination, and sacrifice it took to achieve emancipation, and we commit ourselves to ending ongoing institutional and systemic oppression.⁠

It is about time we give Juneteenth the rightful reverence it deserves — this is the true independence date in American history on which ALL people were granted freedom. ⁠

On this day, Contactors.com employees

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