Legal Case Summaries

Case summaries are provided for educational purposes only, and are not a substitute for legal advice by a licensed attorney in your jurisdiction. Case law may change over time, so be sure to confirm a case is still good law. 

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Wisconsin court rules that broker/lender did not have a fiduciary duty when he was considering a short sale offer for client's property.

Federal appellate court determines that buyer had not demonstrated that the purchase of condo was connected to the real estate management agreement.

Indiana appellate court rules that clause in property management agreement protected leasing firm from damages caused by problem tenants.

Florida water district's proposed conditions for permit approval may amount to an unconstitutional taking, so the case is returned to the lower court.

California court rules that the statute of limitations for sellers’ brokers did not apply to a dual agent when the claims were made by the buyer.

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