Torts

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Decks in this class (14)

Distinction between trespass and case
Understand the difference between direct and indirect actions
4  cards
Assault & Battery
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1  cards
Fault
Learn about fault and inevitable accidents
6  cards
Duty of Care Pt 1
Understand Negligence -DoC -meaning of reasonable foreseeability -Professionals
12  cards
Duty of Care Pt 2 (Pure economic loss)
Understand pure economic loss by negligent misstatement and negligent act
5  cards
Duty of Care Pt3 (Novel Cases)
Understand how novel cases are addressed using case law. Salient factors.
4  cards
Vicarious liability
Understand the two step test (are they an employee? Was the tort committed within the course of employment).
10  cards
Breach of Duty
Understand breach of duty and the standard of care required for children, mentally ill/disabled, professionals
10  cards
Calculus of Negligence (Assessing Breach)
Understand the weighing up of factors in the calculus of negligence (s5B(2)(a)(b)(c)(d)).
8  cards
Damage & Causation | Factual Causation
s 5D(1)(a) CLA 2002 (NSW)
12  cards
Damage & Causation | Scope of liability
s 5D(1)(b)
6  cards
Legislation
Memorise the provisions of the CLA and Law Reform (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1965 (NSW)
22  cards
Defences
Contributory Negligence Voluntary Assumption of Risk
11  cards
Damages (Remedies)
Learn about the remedies for negligence in torts
13  cards

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