Maine Justices Delve Into Legislature’s Intent In Answering Warranty Question

(March 14, 2023, 2:00 PM EDT) -- PORTLAND, Maine — The Maine Supreme Court answered a question posed in a breach of warranty suit asking it to determine whether, under state law, a warranty is implied by the use of the term “Warranty Deed” in certain instances in the negative, ruling that if the Maine Legislature had intended that use of that term “alone would be sufficient to imply warranties, the definition of ‘warranty covenants’ and the forms provided” under state law “would be surplusage.”...

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