• Mississippi Legislature Passes Sweeping New Lien Law
  • April 3, 2014 | Authors: Mark D. Herbert; Kaytie M. Pickett; Bradford C. Ray; Sabrina Bosarge Ruffin; Adam Stone
  • Law Firm: Jones Walker LLP - Jackson Office
  • Both houses of the Mississippi legislature have now passed an act completely revising statutory lien rights on construction projects in Mississippi. This bill, which will take effect as soon as Governor Bryant signs it into law, strikes the prior lien laws in whole and creates a new statutory scheme.