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General
Monday, June 18, 2018
SFAA Newsletter posted - May/June 2018 Edition »
The 2018 May/June Edition of the SFAA Newsletter has been posted .  Beginning this year, each Newsletter will be a...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Employment Opportunity - President »
JDG Associates, Ltd. has been engaged to conduct the search for the President position at The Surety & Fidelity Ass...
Monday, April 16, 2018
Opinion: Licensing and Bonding Just Make More Sense »
In April 2017, a cosmetologist in Houston was charged with practicing medicine without a license. The Harris County Distri...
Monday, April 16, 2018
Surety Industry Tops $9 Trillion in Protection »
For the second year in a row, the surety industry experienced record growth. In 2017, the direct premium written increased...
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Carillion’s Collapse and Why Bonding Matters »
The collapse of the U.K. construction giant Carillion sent shockwaves throughout the global markets and prompted an immedi...

Advocacy
6 hours ago
End of Legislative Session Reports posted »
End of 2018 Legislative Session report has been updated for Illinois for  Members  only. Previo...
Friday, June 15, 2018
This Week in Surety & Fidelity Legislation »
The Weekly Legislation Report posted has been posted.  SFAA has replaced the monthly overview reports with the weekly...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Update on Surety Issues at the Federal Level »
  Update on Surety Issues at the Federal Level     Members should visit Advocacy / Ge...
Monday, June 11, 2018
SFAA’s Bill to Eliminate Indexing of Miller Act Bond Threshold Included in House NDAA Bill »
  SFAA’s Bill to Eliminate Indexing of Miller Act Bond Threshold Passes House in the NDAA    ...
Monday, June 4, 2018
Comprehensive Legislative Reports posted for Members »
Comprehensive Legislative Reports for Commercial Surety, Contract Surety and Fidelity posted for Members....

Bail
Monday, July 25, 2016
Legislative Report for Bail posted »
Legislative Comprehensive Report for Bail for July 2016 has been posted for  Members  at: ...
Thursday, March 10, 2016
SFAA responds to ABA Journal and advocates the societal benefits of surety bail »
The Surety & Fidelity Association of America ("SFAA") is a non-profit corporation whose member companies collecti...

Board/Committee Updates
6 hours ago
Draft Meeting Minutes posted »
Draft Minutes from the following recent meetings have been posted for Members : Fidelity Advisory Committee...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
2018 Annual Meeting Postings »
Public: 2018-2019 Board of Directors list News Release - SFAA Elects Board Members and President...
Friday, June 1, 2018
Upcoming Meeting Materials Posted »
  Meeting Materials for upcoming meetings have been posted for Members:  ...
Thursday, June 1, 2017
2017 Annual Meeting postings »
Thanks to all of our members and industry partners, we enjoyed unprecedented attendance at the 2017 Annual Me...
Friday, May 6, 2016
Post-2016 Annual Meeting items available for Members »
2016 Annual Meeting presentations  (also availble for Subscribers ) 2016-2017 Board of Directors 2...

Claims
Friday, June 15, 2018
2003-2018 Case Summary lists updated »
Case Summary Reports have been posted for Members , Subscribers , Claims Advisors and Case Summary Subscribers :...
Monday, January 22, 2018
Amicus Brief posted for Members, Claims Advisors and Case Summary Subscribers »
    New Amicus Brief for New York has been posted for Members , Claims...
Monday, March 20, 2017
Statewide Claims Adjuster Licensing Requirements Matrix posted for Members »
  Statewide Claims Adjuster Licensing Requirements Matrix posted for Members  ...
Friday, January 6, 2017
Subscribers to SFAA Fidelity and Surety Case Summaries List updated »
The Subscribers to SFAA Fidelity and Surety Case Summaries list has been updated for Members , Claims Advisors and C...
Friday, December 2, 2016
Florida Court Sentences FL-Based Individual Surety to Over 12 Years for Providing False Bonds on ... »
  Florida Court Sentences FL-Based Individual Surety to Over 12 Years for Providing False Bonds on Fe...

Commercial Surety
Wednesday, July 23, 2014
CMS Issues Claims Guidance for DME Bonds »
Of note, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has released a guidance document for the handling of DME bond claims...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Registry of Commercial Surety Contacts Updated for Members »
Members may view the Registry by navigating to Line of Business / Commercial Surety / Registry of Commercial Surety Con...

Contract Surety
Friday, April 6, 2018
Updated ConsensusDocs forms available »
When issuing a performance or payment bond it is heavily impacted by the terms and conditions that are found in a construc...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
DBIA Forms now available for Members »
    Members should navigate to Line of Business / Contract Surety / DBIA Forms
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Onerous Bond Form List updated »
Onerous Bond Form updates in California , Colorado , Florida , Illinois , Kentucky , Louisiana , Michigan , New Ha...
Monday, August 4, 2014
Long Term Warranty Requirements List updated »
The Long Term Warranty Requirements List has been updated with a new entries for California , Illinois and Missouri...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
New EJCDC Documents Posted »
The 2013 editions of the Engineers Joint Contract Document Committee (EJCDC) documents have been posted for Members. ...

Emerging Contractors Success Stories
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Servitek »
Servitek, a certified C-10 Electrical Contractor, is a multidisciplinary professional engineering and electric services co...
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Onyx Enterprise »
Once again participation in a U.S. Department of Transportation/SFAA Bonding Education Program (BEP) has opened the door f...
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Mundo Verde Irrigation & Landscaping »
Mundo Verde Irrigation & Landscaping, co-owned by Susanna Guzman and Carlos Palos, is an irrigation and landscaping bu...
Friday, April 15, 2016
Moxy Miscellaneous Ironworks »
As a small contractor in a competitive market, Moxy Miscellaneous Metals’ prime focus was on performance and winning the n...
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Gastonia Iron Works »
Gastonia Iron Works, a woman-owned business based in North Carolina, actively participated   in the BEP program...

LSA Reports and Updates
Thursday, March 24, 2011
SFAA Addresses New Jersey LSA (3/24/2011) »
Lenore Marema, SFAA's vice president of government affairs, addressed the Surety Underwriters of New Jersey at their quart...

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