Gables at Sterling Village Homeowners Association, Inc. v. Castlewood-SterlingVillage I, LLC, 2018 UT 4 (Feb. 9, 2018).

After problems emerged with homes located within a planned unit development, the homeowners association asserted claims against the developer, the builders, and their principals.  In reviewing the district court’s grant of a directed verdict in favor of the developer, the Utah Supreme Court was asked to decide, as a matter of first impression, whether expert testimony is required to establish the standard of care in actions claiming a developer breached the limited fiduciary duties recognized in Davencourt at Pilgrims Landing Homeowners Association v.