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Great review of gross negligence and recklessness law under Pennsylvania law in this decision. Kibler v. Blue Knob Recreation, Inc., 2018 PA Super 89 (Pa.Super. 2018) State: Pennsylvania, Superior Court of Pennsylvania Plaintiff: Patrick Kibler and Kathryn Kibler, Husband and Wife Defendant: Blue Knob Recreation, Inc., /d/b/a Blue Knob All Seasons Resort, and Blue Knob Resort, Inc. Plaintiff Claims: Negligence and Gross Negligence Defendant Defenses: Release Holding: For Defendant Year: 2017 Summary Ruts left on…
Kibler v. Blue Knob Recreation, Inc., 2018 PA Super 89 (Pa.Super. 2018) 184 A.3d 974 Patrick Kibler and Kathryn Kibler, Husband and Wife, Appellants v. Blue Knob Recreation, Inc., a Pennsylvania Corporation, t/d/b/a Blue Knob All Seasons Resort, and Blue Knob Resort, Inc., a Pennsylvania Corporation No. 903 WDA 2017 Superior Court of Pennsylvania April 19, 2018 Argued November 29, 2017 [184 A.3d 975] [Copyrighted Material Omitted] [184 A.3d 976] Appeal from the Order, May…
The court defined the written agreement, signed electronically, as an assumption of the risk agreement, even though a lower court had called it a liability waiver. Valentino v. Philadelphia Triathlon, LLC, 209 A.3d 941 (Pa. 2019) State: Pennsylvania, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania Plaintiff: Michele Valentino, as Administratrix of the Estate of Derek Valentino, Deceased, and Michele Valentino, in Her Own Right Defendant: Philadelphia Triathlon, LLC Plaintiff Claims: Pennsylvania Wrongful Death Statute Defendant Defenses: Express Assumption…
Valentino v. Philadelphia Triathlon, LLC, 209 A.3d 941 (Pa. 2019) Michele Valentino, as Administratrix of the Estate of Derek Valentino, Deceased, and Michele Valentino, in Her Own Right, Appellant v. Philadelphia Triathlon, LLC, Appellee No. 17 EAP 2017 Supreme Court of Pennsylvania June 18, 2019 Argued: May 15, 2018 Appeal from the Judgment of Superior Court entered on November 15, 2016 at No. 3049 EDA 2013 affirming the Order entered on September 30, 2013 in…
There is no assumption of the risk defense in Tennessee. Consequently, cyclists in a paceline who crash can be liable to each other for the crash. Crisp v. Nelms, 2018 Tenn. App. LEXIS 160; 2018 WL 1545852 State: Tennessee, Court of Appeals of Tennessee, At Knoxville Plaintiff: Carolyn Crisp Defendant: Michael Nelms, et Al. Plaintiff Claims: negligence Defendant Defenses: inherent risk Holding: for the plaintiff Year: 2018 Summary Cyclists in a paceline could be liable…
Five Federal District Courts have ruled that the information on the back of a lift ticket is a release. No state Courts have ruled this way. Miller v. Sunapee Difference, LLC, 308 F. Supp. 3d 581; 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 55536; 2018 DNH 072 State: New Hampshire, United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire Plaintiff: Thomas Jackson Miller Defendant: The Sunapee Difference, LLC d/b/a Mount Sunapee Resort Plaintiff Claims: Negligence Defendant Defenses:…
Crisp v. Nelms, 2018 Tenn. App. LEXIS 160; 2018 WL 1545852 Court of Appeals of Tennessee, At Knoxville January 16, 2018, Session; March 28, 2018, Filed Reporter CAROLYN CRISP v. MICHAEL NELMS, ET AL. Subsequent History: Request granted Crisp v. Nelms, 2018 Tenn. LEXIS 401 (Tenn., Aug. 8, 2018) Later proceeding at Crisp v. Nelms, 2018 Tenn. LEXIS 503 (Tenn., Aug. 9, 2018) Prior History: Tenn. R. App. P. 3 [*1]Appeal as of Right; Judgment of…
Miller v. Sunapee Difference, LLC, 308 F. Supp. 3d 581; 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 55536; 2018 DNH 072 United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire March 31, 2018, Decided; March 31, 2018, Filed Civil No. 16-cv-143-JL Counsel:  [**1] For Thomas Jackson Miller, Plaintiff: Arend R. Tensen, Cullenberg & Tensen, Lebanon, NH. For The Sunapee Difference, LLC, doing business as Mount Sunapee Resort, other Mount Sunapee Resort, Defendant: Thomas B.S. Quarles, Jr., LEAD ATTORNEY, Brendan…
However, defendant climbing wall admitted it had not followed its own procedures or Climbing Wall Association manual with the plaintiff, law in Illinois saved defendant. Cizek v. North Wall, Inc., 2018 IL App (2d) 170168-U *; 2018 Ill. App. Unpub. LEXIS 320 State: Illinois, Appellate Court of Illinois, Second District Plaintiff: Patricia Cizek Defendant: North Wall, Inc., d/b/a North Wall Rock Climbing Gym Plaintiff Claims: Negligence & Willful & Wanton Negligence Defendant Defenses: Open &…