Tenant Not Responsible for Attack in Parking Lot

What Happened: Two unknown assailants attacked a GameStop customer in the parking lot of the property it leased. The customer sued GameStop for negligence. GameStop argued that it's not liable for what happened in the parking lot, because it doesn’t control that property; the landlord does.

Decision: The federal court in New Mexico agreed and tossed the case without a trial.   

Full Article Access:

Full access to complete articles from Commercial Lease Law Insider is for subscribers only.

Not yet ready to subscribe?