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 ac Zavala v. Walmart Stores, Inc. ac Yates v. John Marshall Law School Chapter 3: Privileges ac Koffman v. Garnett ac CCH v. Philadelphia Phillies, Inc. Chapter 4: Duty ac Chapa v. Traciers a Associates, Inc. ac Binns v. Westminster Memorial Park Chapter 5: Negligence ac John B. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles County Chapter 6: Cause in Fact ac Georgia Pacific Corp. v. Bostic ac Daubert v. Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Chapter 7: Proximate Cause ac Hamblin v. State Chapter 8: Multiple Defendants: Joint and Several Liability ac Banks v. Elks Club Pride of Tennessee ac Richards v. Badger Mutual Ins. Co. Chapter 9: The Liability of Landowners ac Wrinkle v. Norman Chapter 10: Damages ac State Farm Mutual Automobile Ins. Co. v. Campbell Chapter 11: The Wrongful Death and Survival Statutes ac Langan v. St. Vincent's Hospital of New York Chapter 12: Strict Liability ac Dyer v. Maine Drilling and Blasting, Inc. Chapter 13: Products Liability ac Powers v. Taser International, Inc. ac Freeman v. Hoffman-LaRoche, Inc. ac Mikolajczyk v. Ford Motor Company Chapter 14: Defenses ac Patterson v. Sacramento City Unified School District ac Vinikoor v. Pedal Pennsylvania, Inc. ac Ford v. Polaris Industries, Inc. Chapter 15: Toxic Torts ac Neal v. Dow Agrosciences LLC ac In re: Hanford Nuclear Reservation LitigationPhillips v. E.I. DuPont de Nemours a Co. ac Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company v. United States Chapter 21: Tortious Interference with Contract ac Walnut Street Associates, Inc., v. Brokerage Concepts, Inc.(aFMCCa) hired Traciers 81 Associates (aTraciersa) to repossess a white 2002 Ford Expedition owned by Marissa Chapa, who was in ... On the night of February 6, 2003, Chambers went to the address and observed a white Ford Expedition.
|Title||:||Torts: Cases and Problems|
|Author||:||Frank J. Vandall, Ellen Wertheimer, Mark C. Rahdert|
|Publisher||:||LexisNexis - 2012-04-06|