General principles of the law of torts
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Published by [Austin printing company] in Austin, Tex .
Written in English


  • Torts.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jno. C. Townes.
LC ClassificationsKF1250 .T6
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 337 p.
Number of Pages337
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6983951M
LC Control Number07015608

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Publisher Summary. This chapter presents the general principles of liability. Two principles struggle for mastery in the law of torts. First, there is the idea that whenever a plaintiff is injured as a result of a defendants act, the defendant who caused the loss should compensate the victim. Law imposes a duty on every individual to respect the legal right bestowed on others and any person interfering with someone else’s enjoyment of their legal rightis said to have committed a tort. The underlying principle of the law of tort is that every person has certain interests which are protected by : Ramanuj. This is the third edition of Torts: Cases, Principles, and Institutions, a casebook for a one-semester torts course that carves out a distinctive niche in the field by focusing on the institutions and sociology of American tort law. The book retains many of the familiar features of the traditional casebook, including many of the classic : John Fabian Witt. The International Law Handbook was prepared by the Codification Division of the Office of Legal Affairs under the United Nations Programme of Assistance in the Teaching, Study, Dis-semination and Wider Appreciation of International Law, pursuant to General Assembly resolu-tion 70/ of 14 December File Size: 5MB.

Eric E. Johnson is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of North Dakota. He has taught torts, intellectual property, sales, entertainment law, media law, sports law, employment law, and writing courses. He has twice been selected by students as the keynote speaker for UND Law’s graduation banquet. His writing onFile Size: 2MB. If the collection of rules which we call the law of torts is founded on any general principles of duty and liability, those principles have nowhere been stated with authority. And, what is yet more remarkable, the want of authoritative principles appears to have been felt .   Tort law, generally speaking, is law regarding civil wrongs, other than breach of contract. Breaking that definition down a bit further into its important parts, one must note that: Tort law is considered to be an area of civil or private law. That is to say, tort law is not public law. Presenting the law of tort as a body of principles, this authoritative textbook leads students to an incisive and clear understanding of the subject. Each tort is carefully structured and examined within a consistent analytical framework that guides students through its preconditions, elements, defences and remedies.