business invitee


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business invitee

n. a person entering commercial premises for the purpose of doing business, rather than just taking a short cut to the next street. It is important since a business is liable to a business invitee for injury caused by dangerous conditions such as bad floors or oil on the linoleum. There is a presumption that anyone entering a retail store or restaurant in which one may browse is a business invitee unless there is evidence to the contrary.

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cannot or should not know of by the use Business Invitee A person who is of reasonable care.
A business invitee "is a person who is invited to enter or remain on the land for a purpose directly or indirectly connected with business dealings with the possessor of the land.
A business invitee is a person who is invited to enter or remain on land for a purpose directly or indirectly connected with business dealings with the possessor of the land.
He maintained that the hospital as a landowner, owed a duty to him as a business invitee.
Also, Scott was within the class of persons who could foreseeably be injured by the defendants' violations of federal safety regulations because he was a business invitee of the defendant.
Tenders are invited for Provide ATM services for the students, faculty, staff, and other business invitees at the Academic Center.
18) The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ("SJC") interpreted this language of the statute to include only public ways or ways in which the general public held an easement, not privately owned places used by the general public solely as licensees or business invitees.
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