Pennsylvania Federal Judge Dismisses Snake Bite Suit Against Disney Hotel

Mealey's (August 31, 2016, 11:03 AM EDT) -- PHILADELPHIA — A federal judge in Pennsylvania on Aug. 29 granted The Walt Disney Co. and Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Inc.’s (the Disney companies) motion to dismiss a venomous snake bite case brought against it because he found that the court does not have general jurisdiction over the defendants (Michael Barth, et al. v. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Inc., et al., No. 16-2140, E.D. Pa.).

(Opinion available. Document #77-160914-013Z.)

U.S. Judge Robert F. Kelly of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania said he does not...
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