JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi Court of Appeals on Nov. 13 upheld a $300,845.67 award on counterclaims brought against a contractor in a construction defects dispute, determining that the jury received proper instructions before reaching a verdict (Ralph McKnight & Son Construction Inc. v. C&I Entertainment LLC, No. 2011-CA-00594-COA, Miss. App.; 2012 Miss. App. LEXIS 690).