Texas Appeals Court Upholds Builder’s Summary Judgment Ruling Over Defects

(July 1, 2016, 1:40 PM EDT) -- FORT WORTH, Texas — A Texas appellate court panel on June 30 affirmed a ruling awarding summary judgment to a home builder accused of construction defects, finding that the plaintiffs failed to explain how their evidence presented in opposition to summary judgment supported their allegations (Peter Payne, et al. v. Highland Homes Ltd., No. 02-14-00067-CV, Texas App., 2nd Dist.; 2016 Texas App. LEXIS 6987).

(Opinion available. Document #09-160805-001Z.)

A panel composed of Texas Court of Appeals Second District Justices Lee Gabriel and Bonnie Sudderth and former...
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