Accord and Satisfaction Language Barred Contract Claim

Where a statement was conspicuously contained in a letter transmitting a check for final payment to a contractor stating that the check will constitute full satisfaction of a contractor claim, a court held this to be an accord and satisfaction, barring the contractor...

Change Order Bars Owner’s Claim Against A/E

The owners of a home under construction were sued by an architect whose copyrighted plans were used without permission in the design and construction of their new house.   This architect (Mr. Page) sued the owners (Mr. and Ms. Gunthrop) for copyright infringement.  A...