In Bless v. Pocono Mountain Recovery Center, LLC, the Court of Common Pleas of Monroe County, Pennsylvania examined a lawsuit regarding a slip-and-fall accident on a road located on the defendants’ property. The injured plaintiff was a resident at a group home owned by the defendants. The resident’s husband was traveling on the road to… Read More


In Arkin v. Village of Owego, the Supreme Court of Tioga County, New York considered a lawsuit regarding injuries purportedly caused by a defective sidewalk. The injured party and her husband sued the municipality where the accident occurred and the owner of the abutting property. The municipality filed a motion to dismiss, alleging that it… Read More


In Doremus v. DeLorenzo, the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court examined a lawsuit regarding a fall on a sidewalk in front of the defendants’ residence. The trial court granted summary judgment in the defendants’ favor. On appeal, the Appellate Division rejected the plaintiff’s contention that liability should be imposed pursuant to a… Read More


In Kurc v. All Star One, the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court analyzed a lawsuit arising from an accident at a cheerleading practice. While walking to meet her granddaughter at the end of the practice, the plaintiff stepped on a mat in order to avoid a child sitting on another mat in… Read More


In J.H. v. R&M Tagliareni, LLC, the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, examined a lawsuit regarding burns to an infant. The infant was staying at the apartment of his stepmother’s sister and sleeping on a bed next to a radiator. While sleeping, the infant rested his head against the radiator and suffered third-degree burns.… Read More


In Moran-Alvardo v. Nevada Court Realty, LLC, the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, addressed a liability insurance claim arising from a fall on snow in a shopping center parking lot. After the injured party filed an action against the shopping center owner and a tenant, the property owner filed a third-party indemnification action… Read More