• By Matthew Hennesy, Esq., Barley snyder

Making Sense of PA’s HICPA Regulations

When scam artists flooded the construction industry in the early 2000s, Pennsylvania fought back in 2009 and established its Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act. Under HICPA, the state requires registration of contractors doing any work over $500 on a private residence and is far-reaching in its scope of contractors, subcontractors and independent contractors that must register. READ MORE