Michael Johnson

How to Seek Interest and Attorneys’ Fees Against Slow-Paying Public Entities

How to Seek Interest and Attorneys’ Fees Against Slow-Paying Public Entities Effective August 2018, the Louisiana Legislature amended the “Prompt Pay” statute in the Public Works Act, allowing contractors to compel public entities to pay progressive stage payments and final payments via mandamus proceeding, including interest and attorneys’ fees. When a public entity fails to… [Read More…] about How to Seek Interest and Attorneys’ Fees Against Slow-Paying Public Entities