Suit On Guaranty

in Law by Matthew Myers

A recent Georgia case has held that when a debtor testifies that he did not execute a Guaranty of a loan, even in light of considerable evidence to the contrary, the case must go to trial and the bank is not entitled to Summary Judgment. In Gause v. Fidelity Bank A15A0284 (Ga. App. July 8, Read More

How To Appeal A Property Tax Assessment in Georgia

in Law by Matthew Myers

Georgia law provides a procedure for filing property tax returns and property tax appeals at the county level. Taxpayers may file a property tax return (declaration of value) in one of two ways: by paying taxes in the prior year on their property the value which was the basis for tax becomes the declaration of Read More

Georgia Water Law

in Law by Matthew Myers

Water rights in Georgia vary according to the amount of water withdrawn from the water source, whether it is a surface water source (river, stream, reservoir) or a groundwater source (aquifer). You want an experienced water law attorney in Georgia. Georgia’s water laws for surface and groundwater withdrawals greater than 100,000 gallons per day (herein Read More

Buying Your Next Home – Protecting Yourself

in Law by Matthew Myers

Everyone knows that while buying a house can be exciting, it is one of the toughest decisions you will ever make. You are not merely buying a building, you are buying a home. There are many important decisions to make and things to do that you may not have considered. The Georgia Association of REALTORS Read More

Duties of the Insured

in Law by Matthew Myers

Your duties as a policyholder do not stop at merely paying monthly premiums; the policy holder has a few other obligations to the insurer. As previously discussed in our blog article, Your Insurance Provider’s Rights and Duties Pt. 1: Investigation and Defense, your insurance provider has the right and duty to investigate claims brought against Read More

Georgia to Get Clean Solar Energy

in Law by Matthew Myers

Phoenix Solar Inc., a U.S. subsidiary of German photovoltaic system company Phoenix Solar AG, recently announced on July 8, 2013 that they are collaborating with Silicon Ranch Corporation to build a solar power facility in Georgia. A photovoltaic system uses solar panels to collect sunlight which is then converted into electricity. This electricity can then Read More