Road Construction Contractor Owed Duty of Care to Motorist

A highway contractor controlling traffic on a road on which it is performing construction owes a duty of care to a motorist who was rear-ended when forced to stop behind a car that wasn’t able to turn left at an intersection where traffic was backed up and stopped due...

Fraud Claims against Engineer Dismissed for Lack of Specificity

Homeowner filed suit against its design-build contractor for defects in a $1 million swimming pool.  In addition to claims for negligent design and construction defects, the homeowner asserted that the designer and design-builder were guilty of fraudulent educement,...