December 22, 2009

Chinese Drywall in Minnesota?

New Bank Disclaimer Chinese drywall may not have made its way to Minnesota yet — but Chinese dry wall disclosures have. I’m currently representing a Buyer interested in a bank-owned property where, in addition to the usual “As Is” disclaimers, there’s a separate disclaimer addressing Chinese drywall. If you didn’t know, tainted Chinese drywall has...
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"New Rules": Sales Ads

Holiday “Sales” That Aren’t Comedian and talk show host Bill Maher has a segment called “New Rules” where he rails at hypocrisy and stupidity — especially when practiced by large organizations. Maher’s “New Rules” substitutes his own, more sensible standard. In that spirit, I’ve got a “New Rule” for stores that advertise sales, holiday or...
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