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CIVIL PROCEDURE - Parties - Third party procedure

Thursday, June 14, 2018 @ 8:58 AM  

Appeal by the defendants from summary judgment dismissing their third party claims for contribution and indemnity against the respondent lawyer and law firm as statute-barred. The Bank sued the appellants on personal guarantees given to secure financing for a development property that the appellants were involved in. The appellants alleged that their lawyer was instructed to obtain releases from those personal guarantees, but failed to do so. The lawyer denied that the appellants ever asked him about the cancellation of the guarantees or that he told...