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Pennsylvania Takes Action Against Builder of Stucco Homes

Pennsylvania Takes Action Against Builder of Stucco Homes

Pennsylvania has taken action under its consumer fraud statute to prosecute a builder for deceptive practices in connection with a builder of Stucco homes. This action potentially gives redress for homeowners who are not otherwise able to pursue damages either because they are not the original homeowners as required under the Conway case, or the

Expansion of Architect Liability to Remote Purchasers

Expansion of Architect Liability to Remote Purchasers

A case from the highest authority on the left coast has many architects and engineers scrambling to find coverage for potentially calamitous professional liability claims never before anticipated. The California Supreme Court recently found that a principal architect owes a duty of care to subsequent condominium purchasers in Beacon Residential Community Association v. Skidmore, Owings