September 25, 2012

Court reviews Consumer Protection Act and Breach of Warranty claims against a builder

MARK T. WICKHAM v. SOVEREIGN HOMES, LLC (Tenn. Ct. App. September 25, 2012)

Plaintiff homeowner brought an action against Defendant builder alleging, inter alia, breach of warranty and violation of the Tennessee Consumer Protection Act. The trial court awarded summary judgment to Defendant builder. We affirm summary judgment on Plaintiff’s breach of warranty claim; reverse summary judgment on Plaintiff’s Consumer Protection Act claim; and remand for further proceedings.

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