Skip to content
First call is always free. Contact us today at 651.298.9884

Article: Misconceptions in Subcontracting

By Thomas R. Olson and Rielly J. Lund

ONE OF THE GREATEST MISCONCEPTIONS that we see with our clients is the right to negotiate the terms in a subcontract. There is a principle in contracting known as “promissory estoppel” which protects general contractors from having a
bid withdrawn by a subcontractor.