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HTMLClaims-Made Insurance Policies Interpreted by Colorado Supreme Court
Lisa Bondy Dunn, Nick R. Herrick; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 15, 2015, previously published on February 25, 2015
On February 17, 2015, in the case of Craft v. Philadelphia Indemnity Insurance Company, the Colorado Supreme Court resolved an unanswered question of insurance coverage which affects all claims-made insurance policies. The Court held that insurance companies need not demonstrate that they are...

 

HTMLColorado Construction Defect Legislation
Christina M. Gilbertson, Thomas R. Leemon; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 15, 2015, previously published on February 11, 2015
While we are only a month into the Colorado legislative session, we want to give you an update regarding the introduction of two bills and what is shaping up to be a hot button topic during this year’s legislative session: construction defect reform.

 

HTMLHome Builders Win the Fight for their Right . . . to Repair that Home!
Matthew B. Baltierra, Jill Ann Herman; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 15, 2015, previously published on March 25, 2015
Builders in Arizona can now add the “right to repair” to their list of rights in fighting construction defect claims. For those not following the legislative battle in Arizona, the plaintiff bar has been fighting hard against proposed changes to how construction cases are litigated....

 

HTMLMassive Overhaul of Nevada Construction Defect Statute
T. Blake Gross, Janice M. Michaels, Anthony S. Wong; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 15, 2015, previously published on February 25, 2015
On February 24, 2015, Governor Brian Sandoval signed Assembly Bill 125 (AB 125) into law. AB 125 substantially changes Nevada’s construction defect laws and will likely change the landscape of both litigation and construction practices. As one of the leading Nevada firms representing builders...

 

HTMLWashington Court Applies “Nexus” Requirement to Extend Limitation Period against Contractor
Timothy John Repass; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 9, 2015, previously published on February 4, 2015
Division Two of the Washington Court of Appeals offers vague direction regarding the requirement that a nexus exist between construction services provided after substantial completion and a construction defect claim, when determining whether the claim is stale.

 

HTMLSchool District’s Wrongful Withholding of Retention Results in Penalties and Attorney’s Fees
Keith Smith; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 9, 2015, previously published on January 29, 2015
California Court of Appeal, Second District Issues Ruling on School District’s Ability to Withhold Retention From General Contractor, General Contractor’s Compliance With Contractual Notice Provisions for Change Orders, and Whether Proposed Change Orders Can Form the Basis of a...

 

HTMLAppellate Court Limits Settlement Options in Construction Lawsuits
Timothy John Repass; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 10, 2015, previously published on January 27, 2015
The Oregon Court of Appeals issued an opinion on December 3, 2014, precluding a homeowner’s association from prosecuting claims against subcontractors assigned to it by developers, where the viability of those claims was dependent upon claims against the developers, which had been dismissed.

 

HTMLBaek v. Continental Casualty Co.
Shannon M. Benbow, Stacy L. Douglas; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 10, 2015, previously published on January 14, 2015
In Baek v. Continental Casualty Co. (2014) 230 Cal.App.4th 356, the appellate court upheld the trial court’s order sustaining the defendant insurance carrier’s demurrer to the plaintiff, Baek’s complaint without leave to amend, finding that as a matter of law, an employee’s...

 

HTMLRashidi v Moser
Constance A. Endelicato; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 10, 2015, previously published on December 17, 2014
The application of the Medical Injury Compensation Reform Act (MICRA) cap of $250,000 on damages for non-economic losses, codified in Civil Code Section 3333.2, is limited to an injured party’s award for damages at trial against the defendant health care provider and does not include...

 

HTMLAppellate Court Limits Settlement Options in Construction Lawsuits
Timothy John Repass; Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 6, 2015, previously published on January 27, 2015
The Oregon Court of Appeals issued an opinion on December 3, 2014, precluding a homeowner’s association from prosecuting claims against subcontractors assigned to it by developers, where the viability of those claims was dependent upon claims against the developers, which had been dismissed.

 


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