Summary Judgment Upheld for Days Inns on Vicarious Liability Claim
Haynes and Boone Team:
Coldwell, Deborah S.
Services: Franchise Litigation
, Litigation/Trial Practice
Prevailed in the appeal of a summary judgment for franchisor in a vicarious liability matter in which court found that franchisor established as a matter of law that it did not retain actual or contractual control over its franchisee to subject it to tort liability. Fitz v. Days Inns Worldwide, Inc.,
147 S.W.3d 467 (Tex. App.—San Antonio 2004, pet. denied.)