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Louisiana Mechanics Lien Law: Filing Date Differences For Public And Private Projects

As always a general rule of thumb for all lien law nation wide is that the requirements to file are technical. This post deals with¬†Louisiana, and shows how timing can be used for (by the legally savvy) or against a party. Most all contractors either know that they should or that they are required to […]

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Louisiana Mechanic Liens Do Not Require Notarization

Every state’s mechanics lien form and filing requirements are different, and one simple requirement you want to be clear about whenever filing a lien is whether the lien statement must be notarized, or not. The saga of whether the Louisiana mechanics lien must be notarized is a rather interesting one. Private Louisiana Mechanics Liens Do […]

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A Guide To Louisiana Payment Bond Claims

The Construction Lien Blog welcomes Seth Smiley, who contributes this guest post about payment bond claims in Louisiana. Seth is a partner at Wolfe Law Group, and a contributor to that firm’s Construction Law Monitor blog. He frequently writes and litigates about construction law issues ranging from payment bond claims, workmanship disputes, construction delay matters […]

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