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Construction Law
 
Harris, Inc. v. Foxhollow Construction & Trucking, Inc.

This case involves an action for breach of contract and attendant claims of breach of the covenant of good faith and fair dealing, unjust enrichment, fraud, and indemnification. After a bench trial, Harris, Inc. (Harris), the plaintiff, lost on all claims. We affirm the district court’s judgment, except for its attorney fee awards, which we vacate.

I.

BACKGROUND

In early 200... More...
   $0 (11-02-2011 - ID)

Camp Roofing LTD, d/b/a Camp Construction Services v. Park Side Villas I, LLC

Camp Roofing Ltd d/b/a Camp Construction Services appeals from an adverse judgment rendered after a jury trial on its breach of contract claim and in favor of Park Side Villas I, LLC and Karen Irwin1 on their breach of contract claim. We affirm in part and reverse in part.

FACTUAL BACKGROUND

Charles Szabuniewicz formed a single-asset entity, Park Side Villas I, LLC, and bought an... More...
   $0 (11-02-2011 - TX)

Robert P. Berg v. Kristi Wilson

On May 19, 2008, by entering into a Rule 11[1] settlement agreement, Robert P. Berg and Kristi Wilson “buried the hatchet” of a pending business-separation lawsuit. A central question for this appeal is whether the handle was left sticking out, in other words, whether Berg’s underlying claims, predating the settlement, should have been part of the subsequent jury trial between Berg and Wils... More...   $0 (11-02-2011 - TX)

Tarika Kelly v. Marvin's Midtown Chiropractic, LLC

Marvin’s Midtown Chiropractic, LLC, appeals the judgments of the trial court denying its claims for statutory liens on the proceeds of Tarika Kelly’s and Marie Espino’s personal injury settlements. It contends that the trial court erroneously declared that it was not entitled to a hospital lien under section 430.225, RSMo Cum. Supp. 2011, because it was not supported in whole or in part by c... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - MO)

Danny Secrist v. Treadstone, LLC

Danny Secrist and Erin Secrist appeal the Judgment of the Circuit Court of Buchanan County in their favor for $31,500 and $600 respectively in damages on their claims against Treadstone, L.L.C., and in favor of John Johntz on their claims against him. We affirm in part, reverse in part, and remand.

Factual Background1

This appeal arises out of an accident on November 3, 2008 in ... More...
   $0 (11-01-2011 - MO)

Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences v. Karen L. Pletz

While she was President and Chief Executive Officer of Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences (“KCUMB”), Appellant Karen Pletz came under investigation concerning allegations of excessive compensation and improper reimbursement of personal expenses. Although KCUMB initially advanced Pletz‟s legal expenses, it later terminated her employment and ceased the advance payment of her leg... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - MO)

Hannafan and Hannafan, Ltd. v. Eric A. Bloom

¶ 1 Plaintiff-appellant Hannafan & Hannafan, Ltd. (Hannafan), appeals the order of the circuit
court granting the third-party motion of citation respondent-appellee Cotsirilos, Tighe & Streicker,
Ltd. (Cotsirilos), for an adverse claim. Hannafan had filed a motion to compel Cotsirilos to turn over
$25,000 paid to it by Bloom, defendant in the underlying action, against whom Hannafan h... More...
   $0 (11-01-2011 - IL)

Edgar E. Peters v. Richard D. O'Leary

[¶1] Edgar E. and Sheryl A. Peters own a parcel of land in Ogunquit that abuts and is uphill from oceanfront property owned by Richard D. O’Leary. This litigation arose because, after a series of disputes with the Peterses, O’Leary planted a row of at least seventy-four trees near the parties’ 125-foot-long boundary, which obstructed ocean views from the Peterses’ newly constructed home. ... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - ME)

Edgar E. Peters v. Richard D. O'Leary

[¶1] Edgar E. and Sheryl A. Peters own a parcel of land in Ogunquit that abuts and is uphill from oceanfront property owned by Richard D. O’Leary. This litigation arose because, after a series of disputes with the Peterses, O’Leary planted a row of at least seventy-four trees near the parties’ 125-foot-long boundary, which obstructed ocean views from the Peterses’ newly constructed home. ... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - ME)

Teroso Del Valle Master Homeowners Association v. Martin Griffin

Defendants and appellants Martin and Carolyn Griffin appeal from a judgment following a jury verdict in favor of plaintiff and respondent Tesoro del Valle Master Homeowners Association (Tesoro) on its claims that appellants installed a solar energy system at their residence in contravention of conditions, covenants and restrictions governing their property. Unmindful of applicable standards of rev... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - CA)

Augustus Vogt v. Herron Construction, Inc.

Plaintiff Augustus Vogt worked for the concrete subcontractor on a large construction project. Herron Construction, Inc. (Herron) was the framing contractor. An employee of Herron had parked his personal pickup truck close to where Vogt’s employer was about to start pouring cement. Vogt therefore asked Herron’s employee to move his truck. The employee complied, but in the process, he ran over ... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - CA)

Jeannie A. Tumminaro v. Michael J. Astrue

An Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) found that Jeannine Tumminaro had been disabled by chronic back pain but after four years showed “medical improvement” and returned to full-time work. A period of disability ends if the claimant shows medical improvement or engages in substantial gainful activity, but Tumminaro argues that the ALJ’s finding of medical improvement is not supported by su... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - IL)

Heather K. L. Conahan v. Kathleen Sebelius

Plaintiff-Appellant Heather K.L. Conahan, personal representative of the Estate of Gaye S. Glaser, appeals the district court’s affirmance of the Medicare Appeals Council’s (MAC) ruling that Defendant-Intervenor-Appellee Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. (Kaiser) is not required to pay for Glaser’s liver surgery. Conahan contends that by refusing to cover the procedure, Kaiser failed to co... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - HI)

Jeannie A. Tumminaro v. Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security

An Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) found that Jeannine Tumminaro had been disabled by chronic back pain but after four years showed “medical improvement” and returned to full-time work. A period of disability ends if the claimant shows medical improvement or engages in substantial gainful activity, but Tumminaro argues that the ALJ’s finding of medical improvement is not supported by s... More...   $0 (11-01-2011 - IL)

Mac Construction, Inc. v. James Moore

Mac Construction, Inc. sued James Moore and Lexxus Investments, LLC on breach of contract theories.

The claims made and defenses asserted are not available.... More...
   $65871 (10-31-2011 - OK)

Roy Moreland v. Chralette Decker

Roy Moreland, as personal representative of the Estate of Dovie Moreland sued Chralette Decker, Terry Hamill and Treas Construction on auto negligence, wrongful death and respondeat superior theories claiming that Dovie Moreland was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Defendant Charlette Decker when she pulled out of a private driveway onto State Highway 3 east of Antlers, Oklahoma. Defendant Terr... More...   $1 (10-31-2011 - OK)

Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company v. Rex Welch

Oklahoma Gas and Electric Company sued Rex Welch, Welch Roofing & Construction, Inc., Midwest Roofing, Inc. and Denis Thompson d/b/a Dinosaur Construction and Remodeling for contribution and indemnity under 63 O.S. 981 for allowing activity within six feet of a high-voltage electrical wire. Plaintiff alleged that O G & E settled an the claim made in Aaron Cody Hokanson v. Oklahoma Gas and Electric... More...   $3100000 (10-31-2011 - OK)

Crest Construction II v. John Doe

Crest Construction II, Inc. (Crest) and Metro Energy, Inc. (Metro) (collectively, Plaintiffs) brought this action against several defendants alleging violations of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act, 28 U.S.C. § 1961 et seq., and raising several state law causes of action. The district court2 granted the Defendants’ motion to dismiss the RICO claim and declined to exe... More...   $0 (10-31-2011 - MO)

Twin Oaks Condominium Association, Inc. v. Rodvald E. Jones

The plaintiff, Twin Oaks Condominium Association, Inc., appeals from the judgment of the trial court in favor of the defendant Rodvald E. Jones1 on his negligence counterclaim. The plaintiff claims that the court improperly (1) concluded that the plaintiff was negligent and (2) calculated the amount of damages. We affirm the judgment of the trial court. The court found the following facts. The pla... More...   $0 (10-31-2011 - CT)

Richard Ramlall v. Mobilepro Corp.

On June 4, 2009 appellant, Richard Ramlall, filed a complaint against appellees, MobilePro Corp. and CloseCall America, Inc., in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County seeking damages of $144,999.99 for breach of contract. On May 18, 2010 the circuit court granted MobilePro’s motion for summary judgment, and following a bench trial on July 14, 2010 the circuit court granted CloseCall’s motion... More...   $0 (10-28-2011 - MD)

Michael Picerno v. 1400 Musem Park Condominium Association

¶ 1 The defendant, a Chicago residential condominium association, appeals from a
summary judgment order in favor of the plaintiffs, the owners of two corner condominium units
at the end of a common element hallway, based on the circuit court’s finding that the plaintiffs
were statutorily entitled to incorporate about eight feet of the hallway into their units as a private
foyer ... More...
   $0 (10-28-2011 - IL)

David Duncan v. The McCaffrey Group, Inc.

Plaintiffs David Duncan, Lynne Y. Duncan, Michael V. Fillebrown, Gerald Lung, Jeannie Lung, the Lung Family Revocable Trust, Richard Marino, Angela Marino, Weldon K. Schapansky, individually and as the sole beneficiary of the Grabe, Schapansky, Moss, Levy & Julian DDS PC 401 Retirement Plan, Noah Sever, Linda Washington, Carl D. West, and Chung C. Faulkner (hereafter collectively, plaintiffs) appe... More...   $0 (10-28-2011 - CA)

Kenneth Clark v. California Insurance Guarantee Association

Kenneth Clark appeals from a judgment in favor of the California Insurance Guarantee Association (CIGA). Clark had obtained a judgment in a personal injury action against the insured of a now-insolvent insurance company. CIGA paid the underlying damage award but not the costs or interest on the judgment. Clark filed this direct action against CIGA pursuant to Insurance Code section 115801 to recov... More...   $0 (10-28-2011 - CA)

Jane Uche Amadi v. City of Houston

In this case brought under the Texas Tort Claims Act (―TTCA‖),1 the appellants challenge the trial court‘s order granting the City of Houston‘s plea to the jurisdiction. Because we conclude that the City of Houston (the ―city‖) has consented to suit, we reverse and remand.

BACKGROUND

Jane Uche Amadi, Constance Nnadi, and World Anointing Center Ministries, Inc. (collec... More...
   $0 (10-28-2011 - TX)

Palp, Inc. v. Williamsburg National Insurance Company

Palp, Inc., dba Excel Paving (Excel Paving) and its commercial general liability (CGL) insurer Virginia Surety Company, Inc. (Virginia Surety) appeal from a judgment after the trial court granted Williamsburg National Insurance Company‟s (Williamsburg) summary judgment motion in this insurance coverage case. Williamsburg provided commercial lines automobile/trucker‟s insurance on a dump truck ... More...   $0 (10-27-2011 - CA)

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