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Case No. 20-0343

Thomas Lukken
Century, Inc.

Plaintiff in negligence action to recover for injuries he sustained in a zip line accident appeals from the summary judgments entered in favor of defendants. Plaintiff contends the district court erred in: (1) finding the installation of a new zip line braking system was a superseding cause of his injuries, relieving defendant Challenge Quest from liability; (2) finding Challenge Quest owed him no duty; (3) finding there were no issues of material fact as to his negligence claim against Challenge Quest; (4) failing to address an issue of gross negligence presented in the Mt. Crescent defendants’ motion for summary judgment; (5) finding the waiver of liability signed by plaintiff was not contrary to statutory purpose and public policy; and (6) failing to view the evidence in the light most favorable to plaintiff.



Thomas Lukken


Century, Inc.

Attorneys for the Appellant

Matthew A. Lathrop
Robert M. Livingston

Attorneys for the Appellee

Thomas Henderson
Peter J. Chalik of Whitfield
Robert M. Slovek
Joshua S. Weiner

Supreme Court

Oral Argument Schedule


Mar 24, 2021 1:30 PM


Supreme Court Opinion

Opinion Number:
Date Published:
Jun 30, 2021

Other Information

Date Retained:
Dec 28, 2020
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