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Is that Mitigation Waiver that Landlord’s Counsel Snuck into Your Tenant’s New Commercial Real Estate Lease Enforceable?

The obligation to mitigate damages for the breach of a contract is a staple of hornbook law. This obligation is so ingrained in our system of jurisprudence that most jurisdictions have refused to enforce contractual waivers of the obligation to mitigate damages. Recent cases in North Carolina and Ohio...

Celebrating and Reflecting on 20 years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Twenty years ago this month, President George H.W. Bush signed into law the most sweeping anti-discrimination measure enacted by the Congress since the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 – the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (“ADA”). The ADA, which then President Bush described...