Post-Sandy Mold Caseload Set For Spring Growth Spurt In NY

Law360, New York (January 29, 2013, 6:43 PM EST) -- Warming temperatures will soon reveal the extent of New York's post-Superstorm Sandy mold problem, lawyers said Tuesday, warning that landlords, remediation contractors and insurers could all find themselves on the business end of negligence and policy-related suits as the spores spread.

New York's winter has been something of a blessing in disguise, at least when it comes to Sandy-related mold, as the cold likely hampered spore growth and potentially allowed those with solid insurance coverage or deep pockets to take preemptive action, they say.

But the...
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