This article is the eighth, and final, in a series summarizing construction law developments for 2010. By Candace Matson, Harold Hamersmith & Helen Lauderdale Tverberg v. Fillner Construction, Inc., 49 Cal. 4th 518 (June 2010) The peculiar risk doctrine is a judicially created exception to the common law rule that a person hiring an independent contractor to … Continue Reading