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Federal District Court in New Jersey Holds that Economic Loss Rule Does Not Bar Contractor’s Tort Claims Against Architect Where...

by Pepper Hamilton LLP on

The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey contracted HDR Architects and Engineers, P.C. (“HDR”) to design a medical school building. After the project went to bid, the Bedwell Company (“Bedwell”) contracted with...more

Defining the Architect's and Engineer's "Standard of Care"

by Melissa Dewey Brumback on

This article discusses the legal "standard of care" for architects, engineers, and other design professionals on construction projects....more

Failing to Coordinate in Design-Bid-Build Project Costly Mistake

by Melissa Dewey Brumback on

New North Carolina case hits architecture firm for failing to coordinate in Design-Bid-Build construction project....more

Exceptions to the Economic Loss Rule in North Carolina

by Melissa Dewey Brumback on

When a construction project goes awry, who can you sue, and what theories are available to you? If you have a contract, you may not be able to sue under a negligence or "tort" theory because of the application of the...more

What is the Economic Rule and How Does it Effect Me on my North Carolina construction project?

by Melissa Dewey Brumback on

When a construction project goes awry, who can you sue, and what theories are available to you? If you have a contract, you may not be able to sue under a negligence or "tort" theory because of the application of the...more

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