Georgia Construction, Bond & Lien Law Blog


The Basics of Construction Bonding

Posted in Bid Bonds,Payment Bonds,Performand Bonds by Blue Blog on the August 2nd, 2018

When new clients contact us, they frequently have questions regarding bonds used on construction projects; they want to know their rights and obligations under payment bonds and performance bonds.  Sometimes performance or payment bonds are required by law; other times, they are are the option of the project owner or general contract.  Today, we have
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Payment Bonds, Bid Bonds & Performance Bonds In GA & AL

Posted in Bid Bonds,Payment Bonds,Performand Bonds by Administrator on the March 9th, 2018

Today, we are giving our staff a break by inviting Kristin Bradley with SuretyBonds.com to write a guest post on the different types of bonds required in Georgia & Alabama.  You know, the legal disclaimer that we have to make….we are not responsible for the contents and claims of this article or the company or
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Waiver of Sovereign Immunity in Georgia Contract Claims

Posted in Case Law,Performand Bonds,Public Works Projects by Blue Blog on the October 1st, 2014

Georgia Construction Contract Claims On September 22, the Supreme Court of Georgia ruled that the state’s sovereign immunity is waived for a surety’s claim against a contract with the state in State of Georgia Department of Corrections v. Developers Surety and Indemnity Company. What is Sovereign Immunity? Generally, sovereign immunity protects the state and other
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