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Supplier Did Not Breach Technical Support Obligation Suppliers

Saturday, April 09, 2005 02:40 pm

 
Supplier Did Not Breach Technical Support Obligation Suppliers

A federal appeals court has ruled that a material supplier had no technical support obligation to a contractor during litigation with the project owner. Nor was the supplier liable for failing to preserve evidence generated during a site inspection.

The White County, Indiana, Bridge Commission awarded a contract to the J. S. Sweet Co., Inc. to repair the travel surface of a bridge. The contract called for Sweet to remove the top one-quarter inch of concrete from the surface, extract any faulty concrete, fill the holes, and then seal the entire surface with an epoxy overl [...]

 
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