Fabrique v. Choice Hotels, 144 Wn. App. 675 (2008)

Daniel E Stowe

Case Conclusion Date:February 27, 2009

Practice Area:Personal Injury

Outcome:No causation as a matter of law. Summary judgment upheld by court of appeals

Description:Product liability, food-borne illness claim. Plaintiff's claims of arthritis symptoms were dismissed on summary judgment by trial court (Judge Acey) and upheld by Court of Appeals as there was no evidence of causation (no relationship between salmonella exposure and arthritis complaints).