Brief Description of Case:
A slip and fall on snow and ice that occurred March 2, 2015 on the public sidewalk adjacent to the parking lot which existed in front of the premises known as the “Electchester Shopping Center” at 7009 Parson Blvd., Queens, New York 11365. The codefendant/third-party plaintiff JIB Realty Holding Corporation is the owner of these premises. The specific claim relates to the cleaning of alleged snow and ice from the public sidewalk on Parsons Blvd., whereupon plaintiff-decedent, Chana Fishman, slipped and fell on the sidewalk due to snow and ice.
Court or Jury’s Decision and Reasoning:
Summary Judgment Granted to Salvatore Gianone Contracting as we conclusively demonstrated that Gianone never performed any work on or near the subject sidewalk, nor had any contractual obligation/duty to do so.