Georgia Construction, Bond & Lien Law Blog


Suppliers Need to Send Notices to Owners to Help Eliminate Bad Debt

Posted in Notices to Owner (NTO's),Uncategorized by Administrator on the March 25th, 2010

Many credit managers have realised the benefits of sending Notices to Owner, and they send them on all construction projects in Georgia–not just when they are required.

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Georgia Contractor’s Notice of Commencement Held Deficient for Failure to Include Legal Description

Posted in Notices to Owner (NTO's) by Administrator on the March 17th, 2010

A recent Georgia Court of Appeals case held that a Notice of Commencement which failed to include a legal description of the property being improved was deficient; therefore, the court held that a materialman, supplier or subcontractor was relieved of the requirement to send a Notice to Owner (or a Notice to Contractor). In our
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Georgia Court of Appeals Requires Strict Compliance of Supplier’s Notice to Owner/Notice to Contractor

Posted in Case Law,Current Legal Issues,Notice of Commencement,Notices to Owner (NTO's) by Administrator on the March 8th, 2010

Last month, the Georgia Court of Appeals handed down a decision that affects every third-tier subcontractor and supplier working on construction projects in Georgia.  In short, the court held that a supplier’s Notice to Owner/Notice to Contractor  which failed to include the subcontractor’s address and the location of the project  did not comply with statutory
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New Blog on GA Materialmen’s Lien Law & GA Construction Law

Posted in Materilamen's Liens by Administrator on the March 7th, 2010

Hello!  As you know from our website, the Cobb Law Group is a statewide firm focusing on representing those in the construction industry including suppliers, materialmen, laborers, contractors, sub-contractors, project owners, architects, engineers, and others.  Since the Georgia lien laws recently changed significantly, we thought it would be helpful to our clients to create this
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