Jury Awards $400,000 in Slip and Fall Accident

Recently, a jury awarded approximately $400,000 in a slip and fall accident that took place at a Popeyes restaurant of which approximately $96,000 went towards covering medical bills of the injured party. Although described as a straightforward slip and fall accident, the decision concerning the damages award was largely based on the fact that the […]

Premises Liability: Slip & Fall Accidents

When you go over to your friend’s house, you are there as a visitor. Usually, if you were invited that makes you a licensee. When you show up at a restaurant, store, or similar location, you are considered an invitee. These are legal words that simply dictate the level of responsibility an owner has to […]