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5th Circuit

CONTRACT - Hurricane victims filed a class action claiming their property was erroneously found to be outside the Special Flood Hazard Area. The 5th Circuit ruled that CBC, a company that provides lenders with flood-zone determinations, owed no duty to homeowners, because the lender was the intended recipient of the flood-zone designation information.

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