Court offers good news for delivery business

Court offers good news for delivery business

This opinion piece was contributed by Wade Bowden, a shareholder in the Litigation Practice Group at the West Palm Beach, Fla., office of Greenberg Traurig, and Jay A. Yagoda, an associate in the Appellate Practice Group at the firm’s Miami office. This article does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the editors or management of Nation’s Restaurant News.

What happens to the owner of a delivery business if an assault on an employee results in injuries to a customer?

The prospects are encouraging for business owners based on a recent decision by a Florida Appellate court in the matter of Miller v. Papa John’s. The Fourth District Court of Appeals in November affirmed the Palm Beach County Circuit Court’s refusal to hold a delivery business liable for injuries suffered by a customer when criminals attempted to rob the busines

Register to view the full article

Register to view this article

Already a member? .

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish