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Torts — Negligence

Aug 04th, 2017 in News by admin

Action for damages caused to plaintiff’s condominium unit by water leaking from air conditioner in upstairs unit

Plaintiff is entitled to recover from tenant of upstairs unit her insurance deductible and cost of new carpeting in damaged room only where tenant was negligent in maintaining air-conditioning unit — Tenant’s landlord is not jointly liable for damages where there is no evidence that duty to repair was placed on landlord