CHICAGO - The First District Illinois Appellate Court on Dec. 12 upheld a $75,383.67 award for the plaintiffs in a construction defects case, ruling that the plaintiffs' claims were not barred by the one-year warranty period of the construction contract (Sujith Sundararaj, et al. v. Yaroslav Kot, No. 1-13-0973, Ill. App., 1st Dist., Div. 4; 2013 Ill. App. Unpub. LEXIS 2798).