Category Archives: Torts

February 9, 2017

Colorado Allows Interference Claim Against Neighbor Who Scared Off Contractor

By Tim Gordon

Good fences may make good neighbors, but construction projects often make bad ones.  In Begley v. Ireson, 2017COA3, Begley and Hirsh wanted to demolish the old house on their property and build a new home.  They hired an architect, submitted plans to Denver for approval, and hired a contractor to perform the work.  But the work abruptly stopped after their neighbors complained and scared off the contractor.

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