Oregon Supreme Court: Amendment To Settlement Does Not Render Appeal Moot

(October 12, 2015, 9:56 AM EDT) -- SALEM, Ore. — An en banc Oregon Supreme Court on Oct. 8 denied an insurer’s motion to dismiss as moot a condominium owners association’s appeal, ruling that questions remain as to whether an amendment to a settlement agreement between the association and a siding company over construction defects altered the original release and covenant not to execute (Brownstone Homes Condominium Association v. Brownstone Forest Heights LLC, et al., No. S061273, Ore. Sup.; 2015 Ore. LEXIS 721).

(Opinion available. Document #09-151030-013Z.)

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