Model Jury Instructions for Surety Cases

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American Bar Association, 2000 - Law - 177 pages
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Contents

Basic Jury Instructions
i
II Model Jury Instructions 11 SuretyObligeePrincipal Defined
ii
Contract Bonds on Private Projects and State Public Works Projects
15
II Model Jury Instructions
18
B General Instructions Related to Private Projects and Public Works Subject to State Little Miller Acts
23
C Unique Situations Warranting Jury Instructions
39
Miller Act Payment and Performance Bonds
51
II When Miller Act Payment Bond Instructions Are Unnecessary
53
B Pleadings
83
C Discovery
84
IV Model Jury Instructions
85
Contractors License Bonds
101
II Model Jury Instructions
112
III Conclusion
131
Surety Bad Faith
133
II Basis for Bad Faith Claim Against Surety
134

A Underlying Claims Against The Prime ContractorBond Principal
54
B Claims of Materialment and SubSubcontractors Against FirstTier Subcontractors
55
III The Need for Miller Act Payment Bond Jury Instructions
57
IV Model Jury Instructions
58
Who Is Entitled To Recover The Remoteness Issue
60
What is Labor and Material?
62
D The Notice Requirement
67
V The Performance Bond
74
Indemnity and Subrogation Claims
75
II Suit Against the Principal and Indemnitors
76
B Pleadings
77
C Discovery
79
E Defenses of Principal and Indemnitors
80
F Trial To a Jury
81
III Suit Against the Obligee the Claimants the Principals Lender or Other Third Parties
82
1 Case Law Recognizing a Distinction Between Suretyship and Insurance
135
2 Case Law Analogizing Suretyship to Insurance
137
3 Scope of the Suretys Duty to Act in Good Faith
138
b Scope of Duty During Negotiations with Bond Claimants
139
B Unfair Claims Settlement Practices Acts
140
III Suretys Defenses
141
2 Comparative Bad Faith
142
A Bifurcations Of The Bad Faith Claim
143
C Effective Use Of Expert Testimony
144
Damages
151
B Burden Of Proof
159
C Mitigation Of Damages
161
D Conclusion
162
III Model Jury Instructions
163
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