Orton v. Masquerade, Inc., 311 Ga. App. 656

William James Martin

Case Conclusion Date:September 14, 2011

Practice Area:Personal Injury

Outcome:Obtained summary judgment on all claims against client arising from alleged actions of client's independent contractor.

Description:Obtained summary judgment for club owners on claims brought by a patron injured by one of the performers at a show. Successfully argued that the performer was an independent contractor and the club was not vicariously liable for his actions. Summary judgment was upheld on appeal.