September 10, 2011

TN Supreme Court considers home repair case

September 4, 2011

The Tennessee Supreme Court heard oral arguments last week on a case that could change a homeowner's ability to recover damages when a subcontractor botches a home repair or remodeling job. The case involves a Hamilton County couple whose house was destroyed by a fire while someone was fixing their roof. If the court finds in favor of the owner of the roofing company homeowners are going to have to be more vigilant, Nashville attorney John Day said. Day also wrote about the case in a recent Tennessee Bar Journal column.

Read the full story on the Tennessean's website.