Premises

(redirected from Premises liability)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial.

Premises

The property, including the buildings, structures and grounds, that is included in a title to ownership, or a deed of conveyance.

premises

Land and/or its appurtenances.
References in periodicals archive ?
The defense did their best to transform it into a premises liability case, but that was not the claim that went to the jury."
O'Brien added that to hold that the transitory water doctrine is no longer good law would change premises liability law beyond what the SJC intended in Papadopoulos.
Recently she published The Recorder's "2015 California Premises Liability Law" handbook.
The Interdistrict Debate Over Foreseeable Crimes for Purposes of Premises Liability
However, while ordinary premises liability exposures can be covered under a general liability policy, note that the Insurance Services Office (ISO) has mandatory endorsements that must be attached to a general liability policy that insures a school.
"medical malpractice"), and premises liability cases.
(4) Though this strict standard once prevented many Massachusetts plaintiffs from recovering for injuries sustained due to snowy or icy conditions, Massachusetts has abandoned the natural accumulation standard in favor of the more plaintiff-friendly general premises liability standard.
But addressing the human aspect of premises liability is less clear.
The court held, inter alia, that the case against the hospital could proceed on a premises liability theory.
It reversed the dismissal and remanded the matter for further proceedings, without addressing plaintiff's premises liability argument.
LexisNexis Mealey's has also launched 20 new Executive Summaries on a variety of litigation topics, including asbestos verdicts, asbestos insurance, reinsurance arbitration, punitive damages post-Campbell, emerging insurance disputes, patents, benzene, mold, premises liability verdicts, heart devices, drug preemption, and e-discovery.