PulteGroup Again Hit With Suit Over Faulty Plumbing

Law360, New York (October 14, 2010, 4:55 PM EDT) -- A group of Texas homeowners has relaunched its putative class action accusing homebuilder PulteGroup Inc. of installing defective Kitec plumbing fittings in homes throughout the state.

Terrence Swets, Jack Livaudais, Kenneth Hollins and Daniel Bentz claim the defendant negligently chose to use these Kitec fittings in their homes even though the defective fittings were recalled from the U.S. marketplace in 2005, according to their class action complaint lodged Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona.

These allegations echo a putative class action...
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