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Burg Simpson Construction Defect Group Discuss Colorado Municipal Ordinances (Part 1)

By Burg Simpson

January 30, 2017   Blog, Construction Defects

Ronald Sandgrund (Of Counsel), along with Associates Jennifer Seidman, Leslie Tuft and Nelson Boyle of the Burg Simpson Construction Defect Group have co-authored a three-part article in The Colorado Lawyer. The article discusses the many recently enacted construction defect Colorado municipal ordinances, including their “right-of-repair,” “HOA disclosure and consent-to-sue” and arbitration procedures.

Part 1 of the article examines the CD ordinances’ main provisions, including defined terms, arbitration requirements, and claim notice and right of repair processes. Burg Simpson has created a city-by-city chart summarizing the more than 15 ordinances adopted to date.

Part 2 and Part 3 will be published in the February and March volumes of The Colorado Lawyer, the Colorado Bar Association’s monthly magazine. Part 3 examines the serious privacy, free speech and other constitutional concerns these new ordinances may raise.

Download Construction Defect Municipal Ordinances (Part 1).

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