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Avoiding an Arbitration Provision to Pursue a Payment Bond Claim in Court

Does your subcontract contain a binding arbitration provision as the means to resolving disputes? If so, and you sue the general contractor and payment bond surety in court there is a good chance that the payment bond claim will be … Continue reading

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Moving to Stay the Payment Bond Lawsuit Pending Outcome of Arbitration Between Subcontractor and General Contractor

What happens if a subcontractor files a payment bond lawsuit but the underlying contract requires the subcontractor to arbitrate its claims against the general contractor? The subcontractor will smartly want to preserve its payment bond rights by filing a lawsuit … Continue reading

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