Torts and Personal Injury Law / Edition 4

Torts and Personal Injury Law / Edition 4

by Cathy Okrent, William Buckley
     
 

ISBN-10: 1428320768

ISBN-13: 9781428320765

Pub. Date: 05/19/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This book presents a thorough examination of tort law, combining the essential theoretical foundations with practical applications to demonstrate how the rules pertain to real practice. Torts and Personal Injury Law provides a comprehensive look at tort law and examines a number of issues including legal remedies for private and public nuisances, false imprisonment…  See more details below

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This book presents a thorough examination of tort law, combining the essential theoretical foundations with practical applications to demonstrate how the rules pertain to real practice. Torts and Personal Injury Law provides a comprehensive look at tort law and examines a number of issues including legal remedies for private and public nuisances, false imprisonment, statutes of limitations, proving negligence, defamation by computer as well as numerous other remedies of tort law. Activities at various litigation stages, pre-trial, during trial, and post-trial procedures are fully explored.
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781428320765
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
05/19/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction to the American Legal System. Introduction to Torts and Legal Analysis. Intentional Torts: Injuries to Persons. Intentional Torts: Injuries to Property. Defenses to Intentional Torts. Negligence. Special Negligence Actions. Defenses to Negligence. Strict, or Absolute, Liability. Products Liability. Special Tort Actions. Tort Immunities. Paralegal Ethics. Glossary. Index.

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