Georgia Construction, Bond & Lien Law Blog


Recent Case Highlights the Importance of the Construction Contracts

Posted in Case Law,Contracts,Joint Ventures by Blue Blog on the November 26th, 2014

In a case decided on November 17, Inland Atlantic Old National Phase I, LLC et. al. v. 6425 Old National, LLC, the Fourth Division Court of Appeals of Georgia ruled on fiduciary duties owed under joint venture agreements, applied rules of contract construction, and briefly addressed substantial versus strict compliance. Background:  The parties – Inland
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Defaults and Remedies in Joint Venture Agreements in Georgia (Part V in a Series)

Posted in Joint Ventures by Blue Blog on the May 16th, 2013

The Georgia construction law firm of the Cobb Law Group is pleased to provide you with our final installment on some of the issues to consider before entering into a joint venture contract with another participant.  If you are interest in our previous entries, please click on the links below to learn more: Advantages /
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Risk Allocation in Georgia Joint Venture Agreements (Part IV)

Posted in Contracts,Joint Ventures by Blue Blog on the March 5th, 2013

Risk Allocation in Joint Venture Agreement in Georgia is a significant component of the construction contract drafting process.  Thus, part four of our series on Joint Construction Ventures in Georgia, focuses on this important area.  If you missed our earlier installments of this five-part series, then please click the links below:   Part I–Advantages and
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Georgia Joint Venture Contract Drafting Essentials (PART III)

Posted in Joint Ventures,Uncategorized by Blue Blog on the January 30th, 2013

by Mark A. Cobb In two previous blog installments (click here for Part I, click here for Part II, click here for Part IV, click here  for Park V on remedies and defaults) we began a discussion on key issues in joint venture agreements.  Although, our comments are not limited to construction contracting in Georgia,
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Joint Venture Contracting in Georgia (Part II)

Posted in Joint Ventures,Practical Tips by Blue Blog on the January 8th, 2013

by:  Mark A. Cobb In an earlier blog article entitled Joint Venture Contracting in Georgia (Part I), we discussed the advantages and disadvantages of entering into joint venture agreements on Georgia construction projects.  In this article, we discuss some of the key issues involving operational aspects which every joint venturer should consider prior to putting
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Joint Venture Contracting in Georgia (Part I)

Posted in Contracts,Joint Ventures by Blue Blog on the October 23rd, 2012

by Mark Cobb By statute and by discipline, every good lawyer must participate in continuing legal education.  Recently, I participated in a very useful seminar which focused on joint venture contracting, and in the next few weeks, you can read about some of the great information we learned for those Georgia contractors who want to
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