Mississippi High Court Reverses Summary Judgment Award To Parking Lot Builder

Mealey's (January 19, 2016, 2:38 PM EST) -- JACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi Supreme Court on Jan. 14 reversed a trial court judge’s decision to award summary judgment to the builder of an allegedly defective parking lot, ruling that the judge should decide on remand if the construction company had a building-vendor relationship with the company that originally owned the land (Stribling Investments LLC v. Mike Rozier Construction Company Inc., No. 2013-CA-02145-SCT, Miss. Sup. 2016 Miss. LEXIS 19).

(Opinion available. Document #09-160205-001Z.)

The state’s high court held that there was no evidence that Mike...
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