Westlaw Headnote of the Day – December 31, 2010

December 31, 2010

West's Key 315T Public Amusement and Entertainment
West's Key 315TIII Personal Injuries
West's Key 315TIII(B) Defenses, Mitigating Circumstances and Statutory Limitations of Liability
West's Key 315Tk125 Assumption of Risk
West's Key 315Tk127 k. Particular Cases.

Patron assumed risk of injury which resulted when she slipped and fell on confetti which was dropped on dance floor of club as part of New Year’s Eve celebration; patron was dancing on the dance floor for approximately 30 minutes before accident occurred, and experienced a slippery sensation throughout most of that period of time.
Lisok v. Club Exit, Inc., 790 N.Y.S.2d 223 (N.Y. App. Div. 2005)