Torts

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Author:
ampate
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25105
Filename:
Torts
Updated:
2010-06-28 16:47:07
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Torts
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Negligence
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  1. Intentional Torts
    ABC-FITT
    • Assault
    • Battery
    • Conversion
    • False Imprisonment
    • Trespass to Chattels
    • Trespass to Land
  2. Defenses to Intentional Torts
    • Consent
    • Self-Defense
    • Defense of Property
    • Defense of Others
    • Privelege (arrest, discipline)
    • Necessity
  3. Defenses to Intentional Torts
    • Contributory Negligence-last clear chance doctrine
    • Comparative Negligence
    • Assumption of Risk
  4. Negligence - prima facie case
    • Duty (Maj. forseeable P; P in zone of danger: Min. duty to all)
    • Standard of Care (reasonable action, acted as another would act with same/similar circumstances)
    • Breach of Duty (would another reasonable person do breach?)
    • Causation
    • Actual - but for
    • Proximate - directly caused; superseding, intervening act
    • Damages

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