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Minor Suffers Burns from Hot Tea

Gwen v. Lam's Garden

Date: May 2015
Party represented: Lam's Garden
Venue: Orange County
State: Florida

Type of case

Catastrophic Injury

Verdict/award

Plaintiff's Verdict

A minor suffered severe burns and permanent scarring as a result of hot tea that spilt after being placed on a lazy susan at a Chinese restaurant. The plaintiff, guardians of the minor, asserted various theories of negligence against the owner of the restaurant for failing to implement proper safety measures when serving hot tea to its guests. 

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