Failed Deck Waterproofing

Development: Confidential
Client: Owners of 14 single-family homes
Developer: Confidential
Location: San Elijo Hills, San Diego County
Settlement: $196,000.00
Year: 2012

Mr. Lapuyade successfully negotiated this favorable settlement during just the second mediation prior to invasive testing and deposition discovery. This case involved a complicated Owner Controlled Insurance Program, also known as an “OCIP-WRAP” policy. OCIP-WRAP policies are a new comprehensive general liability insurance product gaining favor with developers of mass produced housing.


  • Inadequate Common Area Drainage 7/20/2012
  • Roof Leaks 6/21/2014
  • Leaking Windows at PGA West 4/21/2013
  • Exterior Siding Waterproofing Failure 3/3/2017
  • Leaking Doors & Windows, Stucco Cracks 12/20/2012
  • Cracked Floor Tiles and Leaking Windows 12/21/2014