Flashcards in Legal Issues Deck (7)
What is an illegal act of wrong doing called?
What are four components of negligence?
Duty to act
Breach of duty
What is proximate cause?
Your actions caused injury
What is EMTALA?
The Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act
(The ER must treat you)
What is slander?
False "verbal"statements about someone
What is libel?
False statements about someone in "writing"