Unformatted text preview: no protection. This is a question of how much protection is necessary to be provided by the hockey rink. There is clearly a limited duty. The plaintiff didn’t show that the rink didn’t perform its duty of protection. There were hockey boards (3 feet) and plexiglass wall above the boards (3-4 feet above the boards). Defense : American Hockey and Ice Skating Center Inc. Verdict : The case is dropped, the rink fulfilled its limited duty to provide safe seating and the attendee knowingly sat in a seat with risk. They assumed this risk when they chose their seat. Law and Economics Notes : Limited duty – not fully netted, but provide ample seating that is safe from the risk of flying pucks and balls....
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- Fall '07
- hockey, Ice hockey, hockey rink, limited duty, Ice Skating Center