Torts in a Nutshell

Torts in a Nutshell Author Edward Kionka
ISBN-10 9781634598675
Year 2015-07-31
Pages 649
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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A clear, concise, current, and authoritative explanation of all of the most important U.S. tort law doctrines, including those covered in first-year torts courses in law schools. Coverage includes tort law origins and objectives; causation; strict liability; negligence liability and defenses; intentional tort liability and defenses; special liability rules (premises liability, products liability, employers, etc.); damages; tort and contract; immunities; wrongful death and survival; defamation; privacy; misrepresentation.

Torts in a Nutshell 5th

Torts in a Nutshell  5th Author Edward Kionka
ISBN-10 9781628105643
Year 2010-07-12
Pages 563
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This comprehensive guide provides a clear, concise, current, and authoritative explanation of the most important U.S. tort law doctrines, including those covered in first-year law school torts courses. Coverage includes tort law origins and objectives; causation; strict liability; negligence liability and defenses; intentional tort liability and defenses; special liability rules (premises liability, products liability, employers); damages; tort and contract; immunities; wrongful death and survival; defamation; privacy; and misrepresentation.

Torts in a Nutshell

Torts in a Nutshell Author Edward J. Kionka
ISBN-10 0314195009
Year 2010
Pages 563
Language en
Publisher West Academic Publishing
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A clear, concise, current, and authoritative explanation of all of the most important U.S. tort law doctrines, including those covered in first-year torts courses in law schools. Coverage includes tort law origins and objectives; causation; strict liability; negligence liability and defenses; intentional tort liability and defenses; special liability rules (premises liability, products liability, employers, etc.); damages; tort and contract; immunities; wrongful death and survival; defamation; privacy; misrepresentation.

Eggen s Toxic Torts in a Nutshell 4th

Eggen s Toxic Torts in a Nutshell  4th Author Jean Eggen
ISBN-10 9781628105407
Year 2010-08-24
Pages 470
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This work introduces the study of toxic torts and identifies the theories of liability related to both toxic products and environmental pollution. It covers special defendants, such as employers and governmental entities, workers' compensation, preemption, causation and scientific evidence, and new theories of injury and damages. A chapter examines regulation of hazardous releases into the environment under the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act. The work also addresses mass toxic torts and examines emerging actions related to nanotechnology and climate change.

Toxic Torts in a Nutshell

Toxic Torts in a Nutshell Author Jean Eggen
ISBN-10 9781634599733
Year 2015-07-18
Pages 562
Language en
Publisher West Academic
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This work introduces the study of toxic torts and identifies the theories of liability related to both toxic products and environmental pollution. It also covers special defendants, such as employers, governmental entities, and government contractors; workers’ compensation; insurance coverage issues; key defenses such as statutes of limitations and preemption; causation and scientific evidence; and new theories of injury and damages. A chapter examines regulation of hazardous releases into the environment under the federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA). The work also addresses mass toxic torts and examines emerging actions related to nanotechnology and hydraulic fracturing.

Tort in a Nutshell

Tort in a Nutshell Author Vera Bermingham
ISBN-10 1847034349
Year 2008
Pages 169
Language en
Publisher
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Nutshells present the essentials of law in clear, straightforward language, explaining the basic principles and highlighting key cases and statutes. With the inclusion of model question and answer sections, they are ideal revision aids. The new eighth edition of Nutshells Tort contains the latest legislative and case law developments.