Published in: Retail Case Update: 20.Jan.20 January 20, 2020

Retail Case Update: A Retailer’s Duty of Care – Sudden Assaults and Foreseeable Risk

Our Retail Case Updates are intended to assist you in staying current with new case law and emerging legal issues in this area.

Co-authored by Kim Yee and Jaeda Lee, the January edition of the Retail Case Law Update discusses the recent decision in Tanaka v. London Drugs Limited, 2019 BCSC 1182, where the the court considered whether a retailer could be found liable for the intentional conduct of a third party in relation to an unprovoked assault.

Read the update here.