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Case Law Summary - 2015: April – June

   

Torts—Slip and Fall

Rayburn v. Delaware Cty. Agricultural Soc., 2015-Ohio-1903 (5th Dist.)

In slip a and fall action, arising from plaintiff's fall at junction of sidewalk and parking lot, summary judgment for defendant based on open and obvious doctrine was not error where plaintiff tripped on disintegrating concrete and crowd of people exiting nearby building did not constitute an attendant circumstance to negate the open and obvious doctrine.

 
 

Labor and Employment—Employer Intentional Tort Claims

Pixley v. Pro-Pak Industries, Inc.,142 Ohio St.3d 203, 2014-Ohio-5460.

 
 

Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress

Cline v. Geitgey, 2015-Ohio-2979 (9th Dist.), Decided July 27, 2015

 
 

Insurance

Willis v. Gall, 2015-Ohio-1696 (4th Dist.)

***These case summaries were adapted from the Ohio State Bar Association's official reports. All cases appear on the OSBA website at www.ohiobar.org, as well as in the OSBA Report Online.***
Construction/
Workplace
Accidents
Motor Vehicle Accidents: Auto, Truck, Bus, Motorcycle Accidents Bicycle/Racing
Accident
Claims
Premises Liability:
Slip & Fall
and Safety Claims
 
Wrongful
Death Claims
General Negligence
General Civil Litigation
Pedestrian
Injuries/Accidents
Animal Claims
and Dog Bites
 
Subrogation
Claims
Insurance
Contract Disputes
Appellate
Practice
Mediation and
Arbitration