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Illinois Appellate Court: cab company may be liable for intentional acts of independent contractor driver.

Should a cab company be held liable when one of its drivers makes sexual advances to a passenger and then assaults her? The Illinois Appellate Court dealt with that issue last month in McNerney v. Allamuradov. The opinion is worth a read, particularly for its analysis of the negligent hiring allegations. The underlying facts are pretty straightforward. Susan M… Read More
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