U.S. State Adoption of the National Electrical Code

From the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) website; ESFI.org.


What is the National Electrical Code?


Did you know that as of 2017, there have been 15 revisions of The National Electrical Code since 1975, the year the …

Savannah homeowners win sizable judgment in mold case against HVAC contractor

Two Savannah homeowners filed a complaint against a local air conditioning contractor and its insurer, asserting claims of professional negligence and fraud. The couple alleged that in March 2009, the contractor replaced the duct system of their home’s air conditioning …

Atlanta Bar Construction Newsletter Article

Autry, Hall & Cook attorney David Cook contributed an article to the Atlanta Bar Construction Law Section.  The article addresses a recent case that involved several important construction litigation issues, including:

  • the Acceptance Doctrine,
  • absence of privity in a

Insurance Coverage for Damages Arising from Defective Construction

The Atlanta Bar Litigation Section recently published an article written by Autry Cole attorney David Cook regarding insurance coverage for damages arising from defective construction.  A link to the article is provided below.

Insurance Coverage for Damages Arising from Defective

Diminution in Value and Repair Costs Awardable in Water Run-Off Claim

Like some construction claims, water run-off claims can involve many types of damages, which may be caused by many different parties.  In a July 2012 water run-off case, a homeowner was allowed to recover damages for both diminution in value …