Cracked Floor Tiles and Leaking Windows

Development: Confidential Palm Springs
Client: Owners of 181 single family homes.
Location: Palm Springs
Settlement: $3.92 Million
Year: 2014

The JCL Law Firm settled a construction defect action on behalf of the owners of 181 homes in Palm Springs, California. The primary claim involved a defective flooring product that allowed floor tiles to crack. Attorney Jean-Claude Lapuyade, Esq., traveled around the country developing a strong product liability case against the product manufacturer. The matter resolved a week before trial. Each home received a gross settlement in excess of $20,000.


  • Expansive Soils 12/20/2010
  • Deck Leaks and Roof Leaks 12/31/2011