New Local Government Procurement Law Requires Consultant Disclosure – UPDATED

In the final hours of Sine Die, the Georgia Legislature passed House Bill 995. This legislation, which is currently awaiting the Governor’s signature, is directed to local governments’ procurement matters.  It seeks to ensure transparency and fairness in the procurement …

Unlicensed Contractors’ Time Has Run Out

Since 1 July 2008, residential contractors and general contractors must comply with licensing laws.  Failure to comply with those laws can have disastrous financial and legal consequences.  A recent case serves as a reminder of the importance of complying with …