What is a Miller Act Claim?
How do you file a Miller Act Claim?
Am I entitled to file a Miller Act Claim?
These are some of the questions answered by Scott Smiley’s latest Legal Guide published on Avvo.com, titled “How To File A Miller Act Claim.” In the guide, Scott breaks the federal filing down into four steps, introducing the topic as follows:
If you furnished labor and/or materials to a federal construction project, and were not paid, contractors or suppliers may file a “Miller Act Claim” against the general contractor’s payment bond. You can file a claim on your own, through a filing service, or with an experienced attorney.