Appeals Court Agrees Settlement Agreement Released Claims Against Subcontractor

(November 18, 2015, 9:59 AM EST) -- HARRISBURG, Pa. — A Pennsylvania Superior Court panel on Nov. 16 affirmed a trial court judge’s decision dismissing a couple’s lawsuit against a contractor accused of defectively building a retention wall, ruling that a settlement agreement between the plaintiffs and the architect retained to design the remodeling of their home released any possible claims against the subcontractor (Adrian Jadic, et al. v. Bertolet Construction Corp., No. 266 MDA 2015, Pa. Super.; 2015 Pa. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 4189).

(Opinion available. Document #09-151204-015Z.)

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