California Court of Appeal Ruling Eliminates Strict Liability Standard for Supplier of Chinese Building Products
On January 26, 2017, the California Court of Appeal for the Fourth Appellate District, Division One, issued a 51 page ruling in Acqua Vista Homeowners Association v. MWI, Inc., D068406 (San Diego Superior Court No. 37-2009-00104348-CU-CD-CTL) which eliminated strict liability for defective building products in California. The product at issue was cast iron pipe manufactured in China. After trial in this case, a jury awarded in excess of 26 million dollars in damages caused by this defective Chinese cast iron pipe. Read the article………….
Illinois Supreme Court Agrees to Decide Whether Third Party Buyer is Liable for Delinquent Assessments to Mortgagee’s Subsidiary
According to Section 9(g)(4) of the Illinois Condominium Property Act, any purchaser of a condominium unit who acquires a property
Plans to install solar panels on a home in Kentfield are up in the air after the Kent Woodlands Property
In Allied Prop. & Cas. Ins. Co. v. Metro North Condo. Assn’ No. 16-1868, 2017 U.S. App. LEXIS 4107