No. A139385.

233 Cal.App.4th 176 (2015)

182 Cal.Rptr.3d 478

DONNA STOFER, Plaintiff and Appellant, v. SHAPELL INDUSTRIES, INC., Defendant and Respondent.

Court of Appeals of California, First District, Division Five.

January 15, 2015.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

McGuire Coats and Wendy McGuire Coats for Plaintiff and Appellant.

Horvitz & Levy, H. Thomas Watson , Daniel J. Gonzalez ; Lorber, Greenfield & Polito, Joyia Z. Greenfield , Lisa M. Cappelluti and Adam M. Stoddard for Defendant and Respondent.


Plaintiff Donna Stofer (plaintiff) purchased a home from Dr. Marcus F. Laux. Almost two years later, she sued the homebuilder, Shapell Industries, Inc. (Shapell), for strict liability, negligence, and fraudulent concealment. Plaintiff claimed Shapell built the home on unstable and uncompacted "fill" soil and...

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