Construction Case Summaries


Description Date Docket #
Dell Webb Communities, Inc. v. Carlson
United States Fourth Circuit
Class Actions, Dispute Resolution & Arbitration, Construction, Contracts
In a dispute resolution and arbitration action, the district court’s order denying plaintiff’s motion for partial summary judgment is reversed. The…
03/28/2016 15-1385
Blois Construction v. FCI/Fluor/Parsons
California Court of Appeal
Government Contracts, Construction, Contracts
In a case involving the interpretation of prompt payment statutes intended to guarantee timely payments to contractors and subcontractors in…
03/23/2016 B262310
American Steel Erectors, Inc. v. Local Union No. 7
United States First Circuit
Labor & Employment Law, Construction, Antitrust & Trade Regulation
In an action brought by structural steel contractors against a local union alleging antitrust law violations under the Sherman Act, labor law…
02/25/2016 13-1531, 13-1665, 13-1705, 13-1714
Construction Ind. Force Acct. Council v. Ross Valley Sanitation
California Court of Appeal
Labor & Employment Law, Government Contracts, Construction
In an action for mandamus and declaratory relief brought by a contractor trade association, the trial court’s ruling, that sanitary district defendant…
02/19/2016 A139069
Picerne Construction v. Castellino Villas
California Court of Appeal
Property Law & Real Estate, Construction
In an action brought by a contractor against a real estate developer and lender to foreclose a recorded mechanic’s lien, the trial court’s judgment in…
02/18/2016 C071197
Hub Construction Specialties v. Esperanza Charities
California Court of Appeal
In a case dealing with the issue of whether a mechanic’s lien is invalid because the plaintiff lienholder did not strictly comply with the…
02/08/2016 B263398
Blackwell v. Vasilas
California Court of Appeal
Construction, Injury & Tort Law
In a negligence action brought by one contractor against another, arising out of collapsed scaffolding, the trial court’s grant of summary judgment to…
01/26/2016 D067239
JMR Construction Corp. v. Environmental Assessment and Remediation Mgmt., Inc.
California Court of Appeal
Construction, Contracts
In a dispute brought by a general contractor against subcontractors that arose from a public works project involving the construction of a dental…
12/30/2015 H039055
Ziani Homeowners Ass’n v. Brookfield Ziani LLC
California Court of Appeal
Civil Procedure, Construction
In an suit by a homeowner’s association against builders of a condominium, alleging construction defects, the trial court’s order, denying individual…
12/22/2015 G050284
United Riggers & Erectors v. Coast Iron & Steel
California Court of Appeal
Construction, Contracts
In an action out of a payment dispute between a contractor and subcontractor, the trial court’s judgment in favor of contractor is reversed with…
12/18/2015 B258860