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In a message dated 2/23/00 10:27:31 AM Pacific Standard Time, GEOHAK writes:

<< Both points are true!
 The EOR wil be liable only for those damages "actually" caused by his 
"inadequate" design.
 However, note that even if the design was "inadequate" but DID NOT cause any 
damages, the EOR is not liable ( no damages).
 George Hakim >>


Thanks for your clarification.

Then, how is an engineer subject to disciplinary action by the board of 
engineers for inadequate design? Could it stem from the same complaint that 
the engineer was found not liable? Or, should there be a separate complaint 
filed with the board, which has nothing to do with the original lawsuit.

Oshin Tosounian, S.E.