Christopher Solop Receives Favorable Ruling From Mississippi Supreme Court 8-16-18

On August 16, 2018, Christopher Solop, received a favorable ruling from the Mississippi Supreme Court on behalf of his client Hemphill Construction Company, Inc. (See attached article below). The Court determined that where the apparent low bidder’s price exceeds the allocated funds for the project by more than ten percent (10%), the governing authority must reject all bids, secure additional funding or change the plans to bring the project within the allocated funds and re-advertise for bids. The decision is also briefed in the August 17, 2018 addition of Justia Weekly Opinions under the category of Government Contracts.