ERIC Number: EJ560162
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Tort Law and the Civil Jury.
Pittman, Keith A.
Update on Law-Related Education, v21 n3 p13-16 Fall 1997
Briefly reviews the historical developments of tort law and identifies some of its main component. Tort law concerns wrongful acts (not involving a breach of contract) that may result in a civil action. Major areas include personal injury and wrongful death, intentional torts, negligence, professional malpractice, misrepresentation, and libel. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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