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The litigation process in tort law

no place to stop in the development of tort law

by Leon Green

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Published by Bobbs-Merrill in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Torts -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Actions and defenses -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Leon Green.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF1250.A2
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 646 p. ;
    Number of Pages646
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21599052M
    ISBN 100672828367
    OCLC/WorldCa3234879

    Unique in perspective, this book explores tort law within the context of the litigation process. Going beyond many competing books, it defines each tort and breaks it down into its essential elements so students begin to understand how to analyze a problem of law. Significant treatment is given to negligence and a full chapter is devoted to business related torts. The Section of Litigation has a robust book publishing program with over titles written by some of the country’s top practitioners and legal scholars. With topics that include, among many, attorney-client privilege, discovery, trial skills, dealing with witnesses, or model jury instructions on various topics, browse our extensive library.

    Thoroughly updated, Lousiana Tort Law is the first book to treat comprehensively tort theory and practice in Louisiana. Cited over times in Louisiana case law and law reviews over the last 4 years, the publication provides discussion and analysis. The legal system can be confusing, particularly in understanding which areas of law cover specific types of cases. For instance, tort law and civil law are related, but they are not entirely synonymous. Civil justice governs torts as well as other areas of law, creating an expansive system for the governing of non-criminal offenses and disputes.

    Tort and Personal Injury Law covers all major tort-based litigation in Virginia. Topics include: • Intentional torts and negligence • Motor vehicle accidents • Emotional distress, defamation, and invasion of the right to privacy • Interference with contractual relations • Fraud and . More than just a discussion of traditional tort law concepts, this text explores the emerging areas within liability and litigation. An ideal starting point when the practicing attorney wants to determine if a cause of action exists; get quick, reliable answers to questions on tort law.


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