In Johnson v. Navigation Company, 132 N.Y. 576, the plaintiff was a servant in the employ of a stevedore, who as an independent contractor was engaged by the defendant to unload its vessel.Summary of this case from Coyne v. Coastwise Dredging Co.
Argued February 9, 1892
Decided March 22, 1892
Joseph A. Shoudy for appellant.
Charles J. Patterson for respondent.
HAIGHT, J., reads for affirmance.
All concur, except FOLLETT, Ch. J., PARKER and LANDON, JJ., dissenting.