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Premises Liability – Construction
Construction / November 22, 2011
Court/Case No: Michigan Court of Appeals / 299727
Tried/Argued Before: Judge
Verdict: $0 (Summary Disposition Granted; Affirmed on Appeal)
Name of Judge(s): Michael Kelly, Henry William Saad, and Peter O'Connel
Keys to the Case:
Comprehensive legal research and brief writing, both in the trial court and in the Court of Appeals, demonstrated that Defendant, the general contractor of a construction site, did not have control over the area where Plaintiff was injured (slip and fall on ice), and that the common work area doctrine did not apply.
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