Preston H. Buquo v. Title Guaranty & Trust Co.

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Preston H. Buquo v. Title Guaranty & Trust Co.
Case Date: 
1935
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
132
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff engaged the defendant to investigate his property lines & insure his title. Also took out $1500 policy with company to insure against failure of title. After assurances that everything was in order plaintiff began work on his building, only to be sued by L. W. Lynch, who claimed that the building extended 18 inches onto his property. Plaintiff lost the suit & was unable to complete his building. He sued defendant to collect the $1500 plus penalties provided by law.