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SOL Can Mean More than the Statute of Limitations

Lawyers can be as fond of their acronyms as they are of their Latin. Percepio? The statute of limitations, or “SOL” as we attorneys sometimes refer to them, is one example. The statute of limitations, or SOL, for latent...more

California Court Upholds Contract Clause Shortening Time Limits for Construction Claims

In a matter of first impression, a California Court of Appeal upheld and enforced standard AIA contract language effectively shortening to four years the ten-year time limit for bringing claims for latent construction...more

Pa. Superior Court Extends Protection of Implied Warranty of Habitability to Subsequent Purchasers of a Newly Constructed Home

For the first time, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania has extended the protection of the implied warranty of habitability to the second or subsequent purchaser of a newly constructed home in Conway v. The Cutler Group, 2012...more

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