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Unformatted text preview: “traps.” Just because they are a invitee, or a license, they both have consent to enter, and the landlord has a duty of ordinary care to them. Holding: When a invited social guest, comes into the property and is seen to use or be in proximity of a danger, yet the danger is not easily recognizable (concealed), then the host must warn of the danger, if they know about it. Otherwise they are liable of negligence. Synthesis: Dissent/Concurrences: Dissent: Stating that, the classification of trespasser, licensee and invitee were made over years, and was made due to wisdom of the courts. Overturning them is a mistake, and going case-by-case reduces predictability. Also states that, the law then requires the owner to “hover over” their guest, to warn them about any little thing, like waz floors, or toys in unexpected places, ect ect....
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This note was uploaded on 12/20/2011 for the course TORTS 131 taught by Professor Keller during the Fall '11 term at Western State Colorado University .
- Fall '11