Starks v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc

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Starks v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc

Case Number
S-17-0801
Call Date
December 5, 2018
Court Number
Douglas
Case Location
Lincoln
Case Summary

S-17-0801, Maria M. Starks and Virgil S. Starks (Appellants) v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Appellee)
Douglas County District Court, Judge Horacio J. Wheelock
Attorneys: James R. Welsh, Christopher Welsh (Welsh & Welsh, P.C., L.L.O.) (Appellants) --- Heidi A. Guttau-Fox, George E. Martin, III (Baird Holm L.L.P.) (Appellee)
Civil: Personal injury
Proceedings Below: Following hearing, the trial court held that the Appellee had no actual or constructive notice of the dangerous condition that caused Appellant’s fall as a matter of law.
Issues: Whether the district court erred in 1) finding as a matter of law that Appellee did not have constructive knowledge of the icy condition on its premises; and 2) granting Appellee’s motion for summary judgment.