Third Party Beneficiary Claim against Subcontractor

A city filed suit against an engineering subcontractor, asserting that the city was a third-party beneficiary of the subcontract. The subcontractor filed a motion for summary judgment, arguing that the city lacked privity of contract to file suit. The motion was...

Architect Cannot Sue Construction Manager for Negligence

Where the project architect sued the construction manager (CM), asserting that that the CM  negligently performance its services and thereby impacted the architect’s services, costs, fees, and profits, the court held that the contract between the CM and owner did not...