NJ Supreme Court Overturns Decision in Kieffer


The New Jersey Supreme Court has overturned the Appellate Division’s decision announced in Kieffer v. Best Buy, et. al.. In Kiefer, the Appellate Division found that despite all defendants being dismissed via summary judgment in connection with a slip and fall accident, the defendant responsible for onsite cleaning was required to pay all defense costs incurred by the two co-defendants under indemnity agreements contained in cleaning contracts.

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