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Jacob & Youngs v. Kent
Citation:129 N.E. 889 (N.Y. 1921)
ProfessorMelissa A. Hale
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Jacob & Youngs, Inc. v. Kent
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Plaintiff finished construction on the county residence and Defendant moved in. About 9 months later, Plaintiff learned that some of the pipes in the home were not the product of Reading but instead the product of other factories. Defendant directed Plaintiff to redo the work. Plaintiff did not redo the work because doing so would require demolition at a great expense of substantial parts of the residence. Plaintiff asked for a certificate that the final payment was due but Defendant refused to pay.
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