Appeals Court Upholds $4.9M Construction Defects Judgment Against Owner Of LLC

(June 1, 2016, 11:26 AM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — A California appeals court on May 26 affirmed a trial court judge’s decision that the sole owner of a limited liability corporation was liable for a $4.9 million judgment in favor of a homeowners association complaining of construction defects, holding that the owner could be liable as an alter ego (1426 North Laurel Avenue Homeowner’s Association v. Sunset on Sunset LLC, et al., No. B257815, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 2; 2016 Calif. App. Unpub. LEXIS 3875).

(Opinion available. Document #09-160603-020Z.)

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