Legal FAQ Videos for Inspectors

Answers to the Legal questions Inspectors ask most often.

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FAQ: How to Handle Reputation and Defamation Issues

What is defamation? How can I successfully protect my reputation as an Inspector?
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FAQ: Negligent Referrals by Real Estate Agents and InterNACHI's Referral Program

Learn about why real estate agents should be comfortable referring InterNACHI Inspectors
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FAQ: Should Inspectors Pay Real Estate Agents to be on their Referral List?

Why home inspectors should not pay real estate agents to be on a referral list
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FAQ: Code of Ethics for Inspectors

Learn about InterNACHI’s Code of Ethics for Home Inspectors
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FAQ: Conflict of Interest Information for Inspectors

Summary of Issues that may and may not present a Conflict of Interest for Inspectors
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FAQ: Inspecting a Home Again and What Inspectors Need to Know

What an Inspector needs to know when s/he realizes s/he is set to inspect a property again
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FAQ: Opposing Arbitration Clauses for Inspectors

Learn more about arbitration clauses in pre-inspection agreements and Inspector contracts
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FAQ: The Importance of Signed Contracts for Home & Commercial Inspectors

Pre-Inspection Agreements, Pre-Inspection Contracts
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FAQ: Limitation on Liability and Damages

Learn more about the Limitation on Liability and Damages provision in InterNACHI's Pre Inspection Contract Template
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FAQ: Plain English Pre-Inspection Agreement for Inspectors

Learn about InterNACHI’s Plain English Pre-Inspection Agreement.
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FAQ: Common Pre-Inspection Agreement Clauses for Home Inspectors

Common Pre-Inspection Contract clauses for Home Inspectors (PIAs)
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FAQ: Pre-Inspection Agreements (PIAs)

Learn about the need for Inspectors to use Pre-Inspection Agreements (PIAs)
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FAQ: Non-Compete, Non-Solicitation and Confidentiality Clauses in Agreements for Inspectors

Why Inspectors should include these clauses in contracts or agreements.
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FAQ: Should Inspectors Hire Independent Contractors or Employees?

Inspectors and hiring a Sub-contractor or Independent Contractor (IC) versus an Employee
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FAQ: Employment Contracts, Independent Contractor and Sub-Contractor Agreements for Inspectors

Learn about the need for contracts and agreements when working with employees, independent contractors and sub-contractors.
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FAQ: Differences Between General Liability (GL) and Errors & Omissions (E&O) Insurance for Inspectors

Learn more about the differences between GL & E&O Insurance?
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FAQ: InterNACHI's Elite Risk Insurance

Errors & Omissions (E&O), General Liability (GL)
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FAQ: Intellectual Property: the Difference Between Patents, Trademarks and Copyrights for Home Inspectors

Learn about patents, trademarks, and copyrights.
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FAQ: Using Separate Bank Accounts for Personal & Business Finances

Learn about why InterNACHI recommends using Separate account for business and personal finances
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FAQ: Single-Member LLCs & Operating Agreements

Legal Counsel Joe Denneler explains why Single-Member LLCs need Operating Agreements
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FAQ: Using Separate Bank Accounts for Business & Personal Finances

Learn about the advantages of using separate bank accounts for personal and business finances for home inspectors
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FAQ Video: Employment Contracts & Independent Contractor Agreements for Inspectors

Learn about the need for agreements when working with an independent contractor, sub-contractor or an employee.
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