Property Law

Frackquakes?

July 10, 2014 In a recent post, we discussed the issue of insurance to protect your home in the event of a mudslide.  The post noted that mudslides—along with other natural catastrophes are commonly excluded from homeowner’s insurance coverage. Earthquakes are another common exclusion from coverage.  Many of us tend to think that earthquakes are(…)

The Right to Dry

For most Americans, drying our clothes after we wash them is a routine matter.  It is, both literally and figuratively, mechanical.  But many are opting out of technologized laundry.  The backyard clothesline, a symbol of domesticity many of us grew up with, is experiencing a revival. What’s behind this retro laundry revolution? Concern for the(…)