Articles Tagged Rains

John H. Rains IV, Construction Law: Enforcing the Notice and Filing Time Requirements of "Florida's Little Miller Act"-An Adventure in Statutory Construction

58 Fla. L. Rev. 425 (2006) | | | | TEXT :: Respondent, a materials supplier, sought payment from bonds issued by Petitioner, a surety, for materials Respondent supplied for the construction of a public highway. After the subcontractor and general contractor failed to pay Respondent and both filed for bankruptcy, Respondent looked to Petitioner’s […]

John H. Rains IV, Searching for Fairness in all the Wrong Places: Valuing the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation's Unsecured Claim in Bankruptcy

58 Fla. L. Rev. 1107 (2006) | | | | INTRODUCTION :: Imagine waking up to this headline: “Major American Corporation Seeks Bankruptcy Protection.” Amid concern over lost jobs, reduced benefits for current employees, dramatic changes in stock prices, protracted litigation, enormous losses for creditors, and the displacement of current owners of the business, two […]