On behalf of Kaplin Stewart Meloff Reiter & Stein, P.C. posted in Releases/Waivers on Jan 21, 2013.
Releases of claims are commonly negotiated and signed by parties involved in the construction process. But the content of a release has significant bearing on the rights of the parties relative to claims between them and should be carefully negotiated. This principle was recently highlighted in a case decided by the Supreme Court of Delaware (Riverbend Community LLC et al. v Greenstone Engineering LLC et al.).