West Headnote of the Day – October 21, 2010

Oct 21, 2010 By: Legal Solutions

Although parrot is “domesticated animal,” tenant, complaining of another tenant’s parrot, could not excuse nonpayment of rent by invoking provision in lease

More on the “Silence may form an agreement” headnote

May 26, 2010 By: Legal Solutions

“Silence may form an agreement when the failure to speak misleads the other party.” We were intrigued by this headnote, so we checked into the case behind it, which turned out to be a classic landlord-tenant dispute.