11th Circ. Favors Publix Super Markets In Slip-And-Fall Suit

A three-judge Eleventh Circuit panel on Wednesday affirmed a verdict for supermarket chain Publix in a slip-and-fall suit, rejecting the injured woman and her health care company's argument that the lower court made errors during the litigation.

The panel's published opinion said that the Georgia federal court made no errors regarding injured party Robin Houston and third party ML Healthcare Services LLC’s motion for spoliation sanctions against Publix Super Markets Inc. The panel also ruled that the lower court did not err by requiring ML Healthcare...

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