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Don’t Get Caught Holding the Bag: Hold the State Liable When General Contractor Fails to Pay on a Public Project.

Posted in Bond Claims, Breach of Contract, Construction Claims, Construction Law, Government Contracting, Lien Rights, Nebraska Construction, Payment Bond, Uncategorized

According to a quick Google search the term “holding the bag” comes from the mid eighteenth century  and means be left with the onus of what was originally another’s responsibility.  Nobody wants to be left holding the bag.  But that … Continue reading

The Ghosts of Projects Past

Posted in Construction Claims

Sean Minahan, one of my partners, and I were discussing a construction dispute the other day and we commented again and again about the significant organization required to get a construction project to completion. From the contracts, to the schedule, … Continue reading