Engineer, Architect Want Manhattan Condo Defects Suit Axed

Law360, New York (February 29, 2012, 8:52 PM EST) -- A consulting engineer and an architecture firm on Wednesday separately sought to nix indemnification claims against them in Waverly Properties LLC's breach of contract suit claiming three multimillion-dollar Manhattan condominium units were riddled with expensive and dangerous defects.

The suit concerns a laundry list of structural problems discovered after signing but before closing at several luxury condominium units in a 12-story building on Waverly Place in Manhattan's upscale West Village neighborhood. After nearly three years of litigation, in which the plaintiffs sought to recover more than...
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