Builder’s Pact Doesn’t Nix Insurer Liability, Ore. Justices Say

An Oregon condominium association’s agreement to not execute part of a judgment against a builder in construction defect litigation doesn’t automatically erase the builder’s liability or that of its insurer, the Oregon Supreme Court ruled Thursday, upending a 42-year-old precedent.

Download the PDF file .

 


Related Articles

ON: The ‘New Condo’ Act Moving to Second Reading

You will certainly recall that Bill 106 (the Act to amend our 1998 Condominium Act and to enact other condo-related

Owners of affordable Rockaway condos sue developer, architect for $210M (NY)

Owners of condominium units at a Rockaway apartment building are suing developer Briarwood Organization and AIA Architects for a combined $210 million over alleged construction defects

SLAPP’d in Corona (CA): Anti-SLAPP Protection not Applicable to Claims against Homebuilder Shea Homes

On March 4, 2015, the Fourth Appellate District, Division One, issued its opinion in Trilogy at Glen Ivy Maintenance Assn.