Insurance Essay Examples

Insurance Company. The defendant sought a summary judgment because they owed the plaintiff no duty of care in protecting her against criminal acts of a third party when she took it upon herself to chase the criminal. On November 10, 2000, the court granted the motion for a summary judgment. The plaintiff seeks to appeal this decision. Issue: Did the defendants owe the plaintiff a duty in these particular circumstances? Considering, the plaintiff took it upon herself to give chase to the thief and suffered injuries as a result. Decision: No Reason: (Judges Brynes, McKay, and Gorbaty of Civil Appeal) the owner or operator of business has a duty of care to all those who visit the premises. This...

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