Professor Somin Quoted in Washington Post Regarding Property Damage Claims From Recent Storms
The legal and insurance issues left behind the kind of storms the Washington area has recently experienced can be "as muddy as the floors," according to a Washington Post article examining liability issues in property claims that result from severe weather situations. Professor Ilya Somin cautions that laws can vary from one jurisdiction to another and that homeowners should be aware of local ordinances. He adds that most property claims can be handled through negotiation between neighbors.
After the Rain, Neighbors Spar Over Damages, The Washington Post, July 1, 2006. By Marianne Kyriakos.