Libel Lawsuit Against Consumer Waives Right to Arbitration of Underlying Dispute

From yesterday’s decision in Schumacher Homes of N.C. v. Buchananby Judge Max O. Cogburn Jr. (M.D.N.C.): This case arises out of a dispute between Plaintiffs and Defendants over Plaintiffs’ construction of Defendants’ home, which Defendants allege was defective. Plaintiff Schumacher Homes is “one of the largest residential, custom home builders in the United States” and […]