ERIC Number: EJ402314
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
School District Liability for Negligent Hiring and Retention of Unfit Employees.
West's Education Law Reporter, v56 n4 p1117-24 Jan 4 1990
Negligent hiring and retention is a cause of action that makes the employer primarily liable for the acts of an ill-suited employee. Compares concept with "respondeat superior"; discusses governmental immunity and the scope of school officials' liability; and concludes with some general recommendations. (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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