Papa John’s Ruling A Victory For Fla. Delivery Businesses
January 6, 2014, 11:34 AM EST
Law360, New York (January 6, 2014, 11:34 AM EST) -- In a victory for all Florida businesses with delivery services, a three-judge panel of Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal recently upheld the ruling of a Palm Beach County circuit court in the per curiam affirmance opinion of Miller v. Papa John’s USA Inc., 123 So. 3d 578 (Fla. 4th DCA 2013).
The trial court had declined to extend tort liability to Papa John’s for a customer’s injuries caused by the criminal acts of third parties during an off-premises pizza delivery. The Fourth District’s per curiam...