Torts: Cases And Problems
Torts: Cases And Problems
Torts: Cases And Problems

Torts: Cases And Problems

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Torts: Cases and Problems is designed to be a book that is fun to teach and fun to read. The clear focus of the book is on the cases presented. There are problems throughout the book that invite discussion and analysis, but notes are minimal. Exciting recent and newsworthy cases have been added to many chapters rendering this book completely up-to-date on issues and developments that would be covered in any Torts course. The new cases include:

Chapter 2: Intentional Torts
Zavala v. Walmart Stores, Inc.
Yates v. John Marshall Law School

Chapter 3: Privileges
Koffman v. Garnett
CCH v. Philadelphia Phillies, Inc.

Chapter 4: Duty
Chapa v. Traciers & Associates, Inc.
Binns v. Westminster Memorial Park

Chapter 5: Negligence
John B. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles County

Chapter 6: Cause in Fact
Georgia Pacific Corp. v. Bostic
Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Chapter 7: Proximate Cause
Hamblin v. State

Chapter 8: Multiple Defendants: Joint and Several Liability
Banks v. Elks Club Pride of Tennessee
Richards v. Badger Mutual Ins. Co.

Chapter 9: The Liability of Landowners
Wrinkle v. Norman

Chapter 10: Damages
State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co. v. Campbell

Chapter 11: The Wrongful Death and Survival Statutes
Langan v. St. Vincent's Hospital of New York

Chapter 12: Strict Liability
Dyer v. Maine Drilling and Blasting, Inc.

Chapter 13: Products Liability
Powers v. Taser International, Inc.
Freeman v. Hoffman-LaRoche, Inc.
Mikolajczyk v. Ford Motor Company

Chapter 14: Defenses
Patterson v. Sacramento City Unified School District
Vinikoor v. Pedal Pennsylvania, Inc.
Ford v. Polaris Industries, Inc.

Chapter 15: Toxic Torts
Neal v. Dow Agrosciences LLC
In re: Hanford Nuclear Reservation Litigation Phillips v. E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co.
Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company v. United States

Chapter 21: Tortious Interference with Contract
Walnut Street Associates, Inc., v. Brokerage Concepts, Inc.

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