In construction defects litigation, opposing parties often present widely divergent assessments of the nature, cause, and extent of purported deficiencies.
In order to highlight fundamental design and construction errors, this paper briefly reviews our firm’s litigation-related evaluation of below-grade waterproofing
In January 2015, a major fire destroyed roofing and attic spaces (Photo 1) and top floor apartments (Photo 2) at an historic three-story, wood-framed, mixed-used building
One target audience for this report is those California attorneys who may, on their client’s behalf, wish to evaluate the pros and cons of challenging the legality
The California Building Standards Commission (CBSC) is responsible for overseeing the ongoing development, amendment, adoption, and publication of the
All provisions of the California Building Code are uniformly applicable throughout the State of California, except where made even stricter by a local jurisdiction