The Resource The law of torts, Dan B. Dobbs, Paul T. Hayden, Ellen M. Bublick

The law of torts, Dan B. Dobbs, Paul T. Hayden, Ellen M. Bublick

Label
The law of torts
Title
The law of torts
Statement of responsibility
Dan B. Dobbs, Paul T. Hayden, Ellen M. Bublick
Title variation
Dobbs, Hayden, and Bublick's Hornbook on torts, 2d (Hornbook series)
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NjRocCCS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dobbs, Dan B
Index
index present
LC call number
KF1250
LC item number
.D64 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hayden, Paul T.
  • Bublick, Ellen M.
Series statement
  • Hornbook series
  • Study aids
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Torts
Target audience
specialized
Label
The law of torts, Dan B. Dobbs, Paul T. Hayden, Ellen M. Bublick
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Includes index
  • ©2016 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1: Introducing and surveying tort and injury law -- Pt. 2: Physical interference with person or property -- Pt. 3: Operating and altering the tort system in personal injury cases -- Pt. 4: Economic and dignitary injury -- Appendix: WESTLAW research
  • Part 1. Introducing tort law. -- Defining tort law -- Aims, policies, history and methods of tort law -- Tort law in practice -- Part 2. Intentional torts to persons or property. -- Direct and intentional interference with the person -- Intentional interference with real property : trespass to land -- Intentional interference with tangible personal property: trespass to chattels and conversion -- Defenses to intentional torts -- Consent -- Part 3. Negligent physical harms to persons or property: Subpart A. The prima facie case -- The negligence action: an introduction -- Duty and the ordinary standard of reasonable care under the circumstances -- Importing statutory standards of care: negligence per se -- Breach of duty -- Proving negligence claims -- Actual harm & factual cause -- Scope of liability (proximate cause) -- Subpart B: Defenses. -- Fault of the plaintiff -- Assumption of the risk -- Statutes of limitation and federal preemption -- Part 4: Expanded or limited duties of care in physical harm cases. -- Expanded duties of care: carriers, innkeepers and fiduciaries -- Premises liability -- Liability of health care providers -- Liability of government entities, officers and employees -- Family members and charities -- Professional risk-takers -- Limiting liability for non-action -- Duty to protect from third persons and from self-harm -- Part 5. Special types of harm. -- Prenatal and birth-related injury -- Wrongful death and survival actions -- Emotional harm -- Nuisance -- Part 6. Vicarious liability, strict liability, and products liability. -- Vicarious liability for physical harms -- Strict liability for animals and abnormally dangerous activities -- Products liability -- Part 7. Damages, apportionment, and alternative systems. -- Damages -- Apportionment of liability among parties -- Alternative systems for compensating injury -- Part 8. Dignitary and economic torts. Subpart A. Dignitary torts. -- Defamation -- Privacy -- Misusing judicial process -- Interference with family relationships -- Subpart B. Economic torts. -- Economic torts and economic loss rules -- Interference with contract and economic interests -- Misrepresentation and falsehoods -- Economic harm to intangible interests by conversion or spoliation -- Legal malpractice -- Unfair competition: trademarks, trade secrets and publicity rights
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 1336 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Full text available with subscription to Study Aids package
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: The purchase of an online book carries a 12-month license for online-use only. These products can be viewed on any devide with an internet connection. There is no downloadable text or PDF made available to customers
Type of computer file
West Academic eProducts doc viewer
Label
The law of torts, Dan B. Dobbs, Paul T. Hayden, Ellen M. Bublick
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Includes index
  • ©2016 Cassidy Cataloguing Services, Inc
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Pt. 1: Introducing and surveying tort and injury law -- Pt. 2: Physical interference with person or property -- Pt. 3: Operating and altering the tort system in personal injury cases -- Pt. 4: Economic and dignitary injury -- Appendix: WESTLAW research
  • Part 1. Introducing tort law. -- Defining tort law -- Aims, policies, history and methods of tort law -- Tort law in practice -- Part 2. Intentional torts to persons or property. -- Direct and intentional interference with the person -- Intentional interference with real property : trespass to land -- Intentional interference with tangible personal property: trespass to chattels and conversion -- Defenses to intentional torts -- Consent -- Part 3. Negligent physical harms to persons or property: Subpart A. The prima facie case -- The negligence action: an introduction -- Duty and the ordinary standard of reasonable care under the circumstances -- Importing statutory standards of care: negligence per se -- Breach of duty -- Proving negligence claims -- Actual harm & factual cause -- Scope of liability (proximate cause) -- Subpart B: Defenses. -- Fault of the plaintiff -- Assumption of the risk -- Statutes of limitation and federal preemption -- Part 4: Expanded or limited duties of care in physical harm cases. -- Expanded duties of care: carriers, innkeepers and fiduciaries -- Premises liability -- Liability of health care providers -- Liability of government entities, officers and employees -- Family members and charities -- Professional risk-takers -- Limiting liability for non-action -- Duty to protect from third persons and from self-harm -- Part 5. Special types of harm. -- Prenatal and birth-related injury -- Wrongful death and survival actions -- Emotional harm -- Nuisance -- Part 6. Vicarious liability, strict liability, and products liability. -- Vicarious liability for physical harms -- Strict liability for animals and abnormally dangerous activities -- Products liability -- Part 7. Damages, apportionment, and alternative systems. -- Damages -- Apportionment of liability among parties -- Alternative systems for compensating injury -- Part 8. Dignitary and economic torts. Subpart A. Dignitary torts. -- Defamation -- Privacy -- Misusing judicial process -- Interference with family relationships -- Subpart B. Economic torts. -- Economic torts and economic loss rules -- Interference with contract and economic interests -- Misrepresentation and falsehoods -- Economic harm to intangible interests by conversion or spoliation -- Legal malpractice -- Unfair competition: trademarks, trade secrets and publicity rights
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 1336 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Full text available with subscription to Study Aids package
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: The purchase of an online book carries a 12-month license for online-use only. These products can be viewed on any devide with an internet connection. There is no downloadable text or PDF made available to customers
Type of computer file
West Academic eProducts doc viewer

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