Gary Jansen obtained summary judgment in a wrongful death case pending in Indiana

Mr. Jansen represented a tavern in a wrongful death dram shop case filed in Indiana. Plaintiff filed suit against several establishments, alleging that each defendant contributed to the intoxication of the driver of a motorcycle who crashed and killed his passenger. Mr. Jansen was admitted pro hac vice to the Indiana court. Mr. Jansen filed a Motion for Summary Judgment which cited deposition testimony and affidavits, and argued that the plaintiff failed to prove the elements of a dram shop cause of action. The Indiana trial court granted summary judgment in favor of the tavern.