The Necessity of Civil Court Bonds

  • May 19, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

A civil court bond guarantees that the losing party will comply with the court’s order. The purpose of a civil court bond is to protect the interests of the opposing party to the lawsuit. A […]

Staying Judgment with Appeal Bonds

  • May 12, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

In California, a court appeal bond, also called a defendant’s appeal bond, is a type of Surety bond required to secure the right to appeal to the higher court and stay the judgment delivered by […]

Appeal Bonds Explained

  • April 18, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

When a person loses a case and wants to challenge the decision in a higher appeals court, the court requires them to get an appeal bond. Also known as a supersedeas bond, an appeal bond […]

What Is a Lost Note/Instrument Bond?

  • April 14, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

If you have lost or misplaced a financial certificate, you may be required to secure a lost instrument bond (also known as a lost note and lose deed bond) before issuing a replacement or being […]

5 Different Types of Court Bonds Explained

  • March 21, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

In Florida, a court bond is any type of surety bond required by an individual when pursuing action through a court of law. Court bonds can be broadly classified into two types: judicial bonds and […]

Lien Release Bonds: Bonding Off a Mechanics Lien

  • March 14, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

A mechanic’s lien is a legal claim made against a property by a contractor or subcontractor who wasn’t paid for the work they performed on it. Unpaid suppliers can make a mechanic’s lien as well. […]

How to Get a Fiduciary Court Bond

  • February 14, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

A Fiduciary is a person or entity that is appointed to take care of the client’s assets. A Fiduciary is expected to act in their clients’ best interests and are bound by a legal and […]

Do Contractor License Bonds Guarantee a Contract?

  • January 23, 2022
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

A California contractors license bond is a legally binding contract that protects the Principal’s clients and the general public. It is typically required to obtain a contractor license. A contractor license bond does not guarantee […]

What is a Probate Bond? Do I need one?

  • December 13, 2021
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

A Probate bond is a type of court bond that protects the beneficiaries and creditors of an estate in the event the Personal Representative fails to perform their duties or commits fraud. The primary purpose […]

California Contractor License Bonding Tips

  • October 13, 2021
  • Posted By: hmvreeland
  • Category: Bonds

In California, contractors are required to get a contractor license bond before they can obtain their license. In California, a contractor license bond protects a party that hired the principal against losses that may arise due […]