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Voluntary Payment Doctrine in Georgia

Anyone involved in a dispute in Georgia which involves the demand for or payment of money needs to be familiar with the “Voluntary Payment Doctrine” codified at O.C.G.A §13-1-13. This relatively unknown doctrine can act as a complete bar to recovery to a party seeking to recover a payment that they have made to another. Under Georgia law, with limited exception, a person… Read more →