Carl G. Roberts

Carl G. Roberts

Ballard Spahr LLP

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Public Offering Statement Disclosure Limits Developer's Liability

A New Jersey judge earlier this year dismissed a construction defect complaint by a condominium association against the developer and contractor, finding that the lawsuit was filed outside the state’s six-year statute of...more

9/9/2014 - Condominiums Construction Contracts Construction Defects Construction Disputes Land Developers Public Offerings Statute of Limitations

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Rules Only Original Purchasers May Recover Damages for Breach of the Builder’s Implied Warranty of...

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that a builder’s implied warranty of habitability extends only to the initial buyer of a home, and not to subsequent purchasers. In Conway v. The Cutler Group, Inc., the Court reversed an...more

8/28/2014 - Buyers Construction Contracts Construction Defects Construction Industry Contract Disputes Contractors General Contractors Implied Warranty of Habitability

Overview of Fannie Mae Legal Issues Forum – Summer 2014

On August 6,2014, Fannie Mae held its first Legal Issues Forum Update via conference call where a few of the topics discussed at the Spring Legal Issues Forum were revisited. The conference call was hosted by John Tolbert,...more

8/8/2014 - Fannie Mae Housing Market Professional Conferences

Third Circuit Requires Affidavit of Merit in Products Liability Case Against Residential Homebuilder

In a case of first impression, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit affirmed the dismissal of design defect claims against a residential homebuilder under New Jersey’s Product Liability Act when the homeowner...more

12/19/2013 - Architecture Construction Litigation Design Defects Inadequate Warning Professional Liability Real Estate Market

Statute of Limitations Doesn’t Apply in UConn Law Library Lawsuit, State Supreme Court Rules

The Connecticut Supreme Court recently reversed, in a unanimous published opinion, a trial court's entry of summary judgment in favor of 27 defendants involved in the allegedly defective design and construction of the...more

11/27/2012

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