VILLAFANA v. CAMCO PAC. CONSTR. CO., INC., D037267
Liability cannot be imposed upon a general contractor under a retained control theory when the general contractor's failure is not shown to have affirmatively contributed to the creation or persistence of the hazard causing the plaintiff's injuries.
- Decided 08/01/2001
- Published 08/01/2001
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Aprahamian & Friend, Gerard L. Friend, Naris Khalatian and Margaret M. Kame, Los Angeles, for Plaintiffs and Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Murtaugh Miller Meyer & Nelson LLP, Lawrence A. Treglia, Geoffrey A. Graves, Irvine, and Daniel B. Boyle, Washington, DC, for Defendants and Respondents.