Pa. Justices Take Up Case On Homeowner Warranty Claims

Law360, Philadelphia (October 15, 2013, 5:49 PM EDT) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to consider an appeal of a Superior Court ruling that the right to an implied warranty of habitability is not limited to original purchasers of homes but also extends to second owners.

The high court said it would take up the David Cutler Group’s appeal of the Superior Court’s November 2012 decision favoring homeowners Michael and Deborah Conway. Calling the issue a case of first impression, the lower court determined that it is unreasonable to limit the rights of...
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