CourseTorts - Law 604C
Instructor Ellen M. Bublick   View Faculty Page
Emailbublick@law.arizona.edu
Units 4 - Graded
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Overview

This course will provide an introduction to civil liability for personal injuries and other harms. We will cover intentional torts (such as battery, assault, and trespass), but most of our time will be spent on the law of accidents. We will focus on claims brought under a theory of negligence, and along the way we will consider its alternatives (including strict liability.) As part of the first year curriculum, this course will also introduce selected concepts and themes in the law, including deterrence, compensation, and accountability.

 
Materials

Dobbs, Hayden and Bublick, Torts and Compensation, CONCISE EDITITON; ISBN: 978-0-314-18491-7 (7th edition)

Concise Restatement of Torts, Third Editition

 
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