43-32-16 Tenant receiving notice of adverse proceedings--Duty to inform landlord.
Tenant receiving notice of adverse proceedings--Duty to inform landlord.
tenant who receives notice of any proceeding to recover the real property occupied by him or the
possession thereof must immediately inform his landlord of the same and also deliver to the landlord
the notice, if in writing, and is responsible to the landlord for all damages which he may sustain by
reason of any omission to inform him of the notice or to deliver to him, if in writing.
Source: CivC 1877, § 1121; CL 1887, § 3744; RCivC 1903, § 1440; RC 1919, § 1064; SDC 1939,