Our Blog - Surety Matters

Our blog covering the latest in bonds and insurance
Contract Surety 11.28.2021

Making The List In New York?

  In regions across the country public leaders are making lists—and checking at least twice—as projects covered by the new infrastructure bill are prioritized. Locally owned construction companies have ideas—and experience— as well, and are…
Read Moreabout Making The List In New York?

Making The List In New York?
Contract Surety 11.25.2021

Building Partnerships to Relieve Congestion?

Partnership—and coordinated effort? Hey, it could happen. Given the need to get the supply chain flowing, federal and state transportation agencies are cooperating to accelerate critical projects and relieve congestion. Here’s what’s underway in Southern…
Read Moreabout Building Partnerships to Relieve Congestion?

Building Partnerships to Relieve Congestion?
Contract Surety 11.18.2021

Infrastructure Spending In New York?

Passage of the trillion-dollar infrastructure bill has regions across the country confronting long to-do lists and assessing what projects will take off and in what order.   Chugging Forward Transit is of course high on the…
Read Moreabout Infrastructure Spending In New York?

Infrastructure Spending In New York?
Contract Surety 11.17.2021

How Much For Water?

  Since we literally can’t live without water, there’s a rising tide of interest in what the new $1.2 trillion infrastructure package will do for water. Allocations have been included for both clean drinking water…
Read Moreabout How Much For Water?

How Much For Water?
Court Bonds 11.17.2021

Contesting a Will? Be Honest!

Although wills can be contested, litigators encourage careful thought before doing so. Will contests take time and money—and can cause lasting damage in family and friend relations. Lawyers advise on the importance of being honest…
Read Moreabout Contesting a Will? Be Honest!

Contesting a Will? Be Honest!
Court Bonds 11.16.2021

Trusts: Distributions Over Time?

Estate plans are “living documents”—meant to be updated as our lives change. Maybe children or grandchildren have come into the picture? Perhaps you or a loved one are declining incapacity? Trusts, arranged to distribute funds…
Read Moreabout Trusts: Distributions Over Time?

Trusts: Distributions Over Time?
Contract Surety 11.09.2021

Gaping Hole: Builders, Please

As workforce challenges impact big and small construction businesses, industry experts share their latest efforts to diversify, attract and retain talent. Time is of the essence as the field scrambles to gear up for the…
Read Moreabout Gaping Hole: Builders, Please

Gaping Hole: Builders, Please
Contract Surety 11.09.2021

Next Up for I-495?

  Slated to begin in 2022, construction on I-495 will extend the expressway in Virginia by two and a half miles, adding connections to both Dulles International Airport and the George Washington Memorial Parkway. With…
Read Moreabout Next Up for I-495?

Next Up for I-495?
Court Bonds 11.08.2021

Understanding Inheritance Litigation

  Simply stated, inheritance litigation occurs when there is conflict over how the assets of someone who dies are distributed. Legal experts offer examples as well as some common reasons for litigation—and how to avoid…
Read Moreabout Understanding Inheritance Litigation

Understanding Inheritance Litigation