Surety Law Update Spring 2018
In a recent unpublished opinion, in HNS, Inc., v. Eagle Rock Quarry, No. 34695-1-III, 2018 WL 1617071, (Wash. Ct. App. Apr. 3, 2018), Division Three of the Washington Court of Appeals dismissed an Oregon contractor’s lawsuit against a Washington contractor, and its license bond, because the Oregon contractor failed to substantially comply with the requirements of Washington’s Contractor Registration Act, RCW 18.27, which is a prerequisite to filing suit.