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Understanding Texas Mechanic's Liens And Bonds: Part 3

Law360 (February 23, 2018, 4:11 PM EST) -- This is the third and final part of this article. Catch up on previous parts, introducing the framework for liens on private construction projects in Texas, here.

Payment and Performance Bonds

While mechanic’s liens are often a viable avenue for securing payment for contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in Texas, they are not always available. For the reasons discussed below, some projects substitute a surety bond for the protection of laborers and artisans performing the work, and in these cases, you must be familiar with Texas laws...
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