Window Company Loses Bid To Shutter Defect Suit

Law360, New York (November 6, 2012, 8:18 PM EST) -- A South Carolina federal judge on Tuesday largely rejected MI Windows and Doors Inc.’s effort to shut down a proposed class action alleging the company made defective windows susceptible to water leaks, finding that factual questions prevent him from dismissing the case.

U.S. District Judge David C. Norton dismissed breach of express warranty and unjust enrichment claims, but left claims of negligence, strict liability, breach of implied warranty and violations of the South Carolina Unfair Trade Practices Act intact, saying he couldn't dismiss those claims because...
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Case Title

Johnson v. MI Windows and Doors Inc


Case Number

2:11-cv-00167

Court

South Carolina

Nature of Suit

Prop. Damage Prod. Liability

Judge

David C Norton

Date Filed

January 21, 2011

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