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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marlou B. Rodriguez, S.E. [mailto:mbrodrig(--nospam--at)] 
> Sent: Tuesday, August 15, 2006 8:27 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)
> Subject: RE: What is it about Condos
> Thanks Stan,
> I understand that once the project is brought into a lawsuit, 
> everyone get involved.  I remember working for an engineer a 
> while back and the company got brought into a lawsuit about a 
> shower head being too low.  I remember that the cost of the 
> lawyer to get the firm out of the lawsuit was more than the 
> actual cost of the job.
> So back to the question of protecting ourselves.  How do we 
> protect ourselves in these types of situations?  Should we 
> have more notes on our drawings, or maybe our contracts or 
> both?  I put a lot of notes on my drawings.  What have others done?

Shoot all the lawyers? (Just kidding).


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