Colorado Supreme Court Ruling is a Victory for Consumers

It was a victory for consumers in Colorado who recently received assurance that employers cannot escape liability for failing to screen who they hire. The Colorado Supreme Court ruled in Brown v. Long Romero that a trial court erred in dismissing negligent hiring claims against an employer for failing to use reasonable care in hiring an employee who also was sued for the wrongful death of a child. The state’s General Assembly also acted on the issue for future cases that arise against employers.


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