KARLA J. DENNIS, ET AL. v. DONELSON CORPORATE CENTRE I, LP, ET AL. - Articles

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Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on May 16, 2016

Court: TN Court of Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Tim L. Bowden, Goodlettsville, Tennessee, for the appellants, Karla J. Dennis and Stanley Dennis.

Attorneys 2:

T. Tamara Gauldin, Atlanta, Georgia, for the appellee, Nashville Machine Elevator Co., Inc.

Judge(s): ARMSTRONG

This is a negligence case. Appellee, an elevator maintenance company, contracted with building owner to provide maintenance service for the building?s elevators. Plaintiff was injured when one of the elevators allegedly did not level properly, causing her to fall as she was exiting the elevator. Plaintiff and her husband brought suit against the building's owner, the building's management company, and Appellee. Appellee filed a motion for summary judgment, which the trial court granted. Appellants appeal.