N.J.S.A 2A:44-174. Right of lien; retention

2A:44-174. Right of lien; retention

Every person, firm or corporation who shall perform work of any sort upon any watch, clock or jewelry for a price, at the request or with the consent of the owner thereof, his representative or any other person lawfully in possession thereof, shall have a lien upon such watch, clock or jewelry for the sum due for such work, and may, without process of law, retain the same at any time it is lawfully in his possession until the sum due is paid. Said lien shall be for the work done and it shall also include the value or agreed price, if any, of all materials furnished by the lien claimant in connection with the work.


Look up case for New Jersey Statute 2A:44-174. Right of lien; retention

Original Text maintained by the State of New Jersey:

NJ Maintained Unanotated Statutes References to 2A:44-174. Right of lien; retention

Previous: 2A:44-173. Disposition of proceeds of sale Next: 2A:44-175. Public sale and notice thereof; disposition of proceeds

Disclaimer: Always check for the most up to date language of a statute. Every time a new law is enacted it has a possibility of changing the wording of a statute or override case law. These pages were created to assist in looking up and migrating between statutes easily. No accuracy is guaranteed. If you need help with researching law, contact an attorney.

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.