North Carolina Panel Affirms Judgment For Parking Lot Owner
By Jen Hay
(March 8, 2016, 12:00 PM EST) -- RALEIGH, N.C. — A North Carolina Court of Appeals panel on March 1 affirmed summary judgment in favor of a parking lot owner in a premises liability suit, agreeing with the trial court that the defendant had no duty to protect its customers from unforeseen acts of third parties (Daniel Gerald Blackmon v. Tri-Arc Food Systems, Inc., d/b/a Bojangles, No. COA15-721, N.C. App.; 2016 N.C. App. LEXIS 246).
(Opinion available. Document #77-130309-019Z.)
Daniel Gerald Blackmon was severely injured when he was struck by a sport-utility vehicle...