Construction defects litigation essentially comes down to the market valuation of the foreshortened life of a damaged building, said John Kilpatrick, Ph.D., MRICS, of Greenfield Advisors. He spoke at the Construction Litigation Leaders’ Forum on March 3 in Marina del Rey, Calif., sponsored by HB Litigation Conferences, and explained the uncertainty involved with appraising “green” buildings, as well as the impact of the credit crisis on the value of post-remediation construction defects properties. Click and hear what Kilpatrick had to say.