Monthly Archives: September 2015


Offer of Judgment May Moot Class Action

Uncertified Class Actions May Be Dismissed Upon Complete Offer of Judgment Class actions based on alleged Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) violations can become extraordinarily expensive for debt collectors, with costs potentially including statutory damages of up to $500,000, plaintiff’s attorney’s fees, and costs, in addition to the substantial […]


No Common Law Implied Warranty of Habitability in Landlord-Tenant Arrangements

Kentucky Court of Appeals Confirms No Common Law Implied Warranty of Habitability in Landlord-Tenant Arrangements in Closely Watched Case             On July 10, 2015, a panel of the Kentucky Court of Appeals rendered a decision in Wildcat Property Management, LLC v. Franzen, 2014-CA-000964-MR, a closely-watched case in the landlord-tenant realm.  […]