Cal. Civ. Code § 1542

Current through 2020 Notice Register, No. 44, October 30, 2020
Section 1542

A general release does not extend to claims that the creditor or releasing party does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release and that, if known by him or her, would have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor or released party.

Ca. Civ. Code § 1542

Amended by Stats 2018 ch 157 (SB 1431),s 2, eff. 1/1/2019.
Amended by Stats 2004 ch 183 (AB 3082),s 28, eff. 1/1/2005