University Outreach’s Office of Professional and Continuing Education (OPCE) is challenging individuals to develop their leadership skills – literally. OPCE’s Auburn University Challenge Course, an outdoor facility of arboreal structures and other man-made obstacles, provides professional, student and community groups with exercises designed to enhance communication, team building, cooperation, leadership development and trust building. 115 more words
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Defendant loses an interesting product liability case. Usually, the replacement of a component by the owner of the product after the sale is an intervening act which releases the manufacture from harm. In this case, the change was not enough to overcome the initial negligent design.
The Zip Line was designed with bungee cord that was used to break the ride. The owner of the zip line replaced the bungee cord with another bungee cord that was allegedly shorter than the initial cord in the design by the plaintiff. 759 more words
Sanchez v. Project Adventure, Inc., 12 A.D.3d 208; 785 N.Y.S.2d 46; 2004 N.Y. App. Div. LEXIS 13184
Benjamin Sanchez, Also Known as Gerard Sanchez, Respondent-Appellant, v. 465 more words
Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT), a DE corporation is being sued in Oregon for “promulgating deficient safety standards.” Issue is where the trial should be held, in Oregon where the plaintiff lives and was injured or in DE or IL where ACCT is located and does business
This case is still ongoing so who knows where it will go and how it will end. However, the relevant Jurisdiction and Venue issues are pretty clear. 2,931 more words