3.9-6 Status of Parties - Invitee of Tenant/Common Areas
Revised to January 1, 2008
The plaintiff was upon the premises on
the way to visit one of the tenants and for that purpose was using a (stairway /
hallway / sidewalk) provided by the defendant for the common use of tenants.
The duty of the landlord is the same for guests of tenants as for the tenants
themselves, namely to use reasonable care to keep the common areas reasonably