Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Columbus Park v. Croghan (2021)

On March 15, 2021, the Washington Court of Appeals, Division I, released its unpublished opinion in Columbus Park v. Croghan. More details after the jump break.

Monday, March 1, 2021

Walker v. Khanna / Vijay (2021)

On March 1, 2021, the Washington Court of Appeals, Division I, released its unpublished opinion in Walker v. Khanna / Vijay. More details after the jump break.

Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Duranzan v. Seattle Housing and Resource Effort (2020)

On November 9, 2020, Washington Court of Appeals, Division I, released its unpublished opinion in Duranzan v. Seattle Housing and Resource Effort. More details after the jump break.

Friday, October 30, 2020

LM15, LLC v. Girmay, Inc. (2020)

On October 26, Division I of the Washington Court of Appeals released its opinion in LM15, LLC v. Girmay, Inc. This involved a lease, option to purchase, and notice to remodel of commercial property.

Monday, October 26, 2020

WA Eviction Moratorium Extended Until End of 2020

On October 14, Governor Jay Inslee extended the eviction moratorium through the end of 2020. Notable additions and clarifications were made to the moratorium, explained after the jump break.

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Whitmore v. Larsen et al (2020)

On October 20, 2020, Washington Court of Appeals Division III released its ruling in Whitmore v. Larsen, which involved bringing an unusual unlawful detainer action over a land encroachment. Please read below the jump break for my summary and thoughts.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Gerlach v. The Cove Apartments et al (2020)

On August 27, 2020, the Washington Supreme Court decided Gerlach v. The Cove Apartments et al. While this case was really a personal injury negligence case, the common law implied warranty of habitability and the Washington Residential Landlord-Tenant Act (RLTA) became a central part of the opinion.