The panel pointed out that the Court of Appeals has held that the "open and obvious" doctrine applies only to premises liability
claims - not negligence claims.
35) On one occasion in 2010, the Fourth District affirmed a directed verdict against a premises liability
plaintiff, relying in part on Ameijeiras and describing it in a parenthetical as follows: "holding that attack in a county-owned park was unforeseeable because no similar violent crimes were reported to have occurred there in the preceding two years.
So, while the ordinary premises liability
exposures can present few problems for an insured school or college, what if the injury is due to an out-of-the-ordinary event?
out of 54), and 82% of premises liability
cases (14 out of 17) listed
includes a duty of reasonable care to all entrants and has its roots in the latter half of the twentieth century when most jurisdictions abandoned the tripartite system of apportioning liability to entrants based on their relationship to the landowner.
However, all businesses, including mines, need to be aware of the second theory, premises liability
When the claim was for physical or sexual abuse, the plaintiff recovery rate was 74%--54% for premises liability
, 55% for business/employer negligence, 60% for negligent supervision and 60% for treatment negligence.
adopting new perspectives on premises liability
and litigation defense.
1 on her behalf alleges negligence, premises liability
, product liability and negligent infliction of emotional distress against the league and The Newhall Land and Farming Company.
Primary law and practice materials are available in separate segments devoted to Medical Malpractice, Motor Vehicles, Workers' Compensation, and Premises Liability
Nicole concentrates her practice in general defense litigation, with an emphasis on construction and premises liability
A Kansas City man who fell while walking out the back door of a rental home has settled a premises liability
claim with his landlords for $0,000.