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Course Notes: Tort Law

1st Edition

By Brendan Greene

Routledge

216 pages

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Description

Course Notes is designed to help you succeed in your law examinations and assessments. Each guide supports revision of an undergraduate and conversion GDL/CPE law degree module by demonstrating good practice in creating and maintaining ideal notes. Course Notes will support you in actively and effectively learning the material by guiding you through the demands of compiling the information you need.

• Written by expert lecturers who understand your needs with examination requirements in mind

• Covers key cases, legislation and principles clearly and concisely so you can recall information confidently

• Contains easy to use diagrams, definition boxes and work points to help you understand difficult concepts

• Provides self test opportunities throughout for you to check your understanding

• Illustrates how to compile the ideal set of revision notes

• Covers the essential modules of study for undergraduate llb and conversion-to-law GDL/CPE courses

• Additional online revision guidance such as sample essay plans, interactive quizzes and a glossary of legal terms at www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk

Reviews

'This book is perfect for students who are coming to the subject for the first time….Understanding the law in its most simple form is essential, and this book allows you to do this.'


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Table of Contents

1. Negligence: duty of care
2. Negligence: breach of duty
3. Negligence: causation
4. Negligence: omissions, third parties, rescuers, public bodies and the emergency services
5. Negligence: economic loss, negligent mis-statements and psychiatric injury
6. Liability for defective products
7. Nuisance
8. Rylands v Fletcher
9. Trespass to land
10. Occupiers' liability
11. Trespass to the person
12. Vicarious liability
13. Defamation
14. General defences and limitations
15. Remedies

About the Author

Brendan Greene is a senior lecturer in Law at the University of Northampton. He is an experienced law teacher and author.

About the Series

Course Notes

Course Notes is designed to help you succeed in your law examinations and assessments. Each guide supports revision of an undergraduate and conversion GDL/CPE law degree module by demonstrating good practice in creating and maintaining ideal notes. Course Notes will support you in actively and effectively learning the material by guiding you through the demands of compiling the information you need.

• Written by expert lecturers who understand your needs with examination requirements in mind

• Covers key cases, legislation and principles clearly and concisely so you can recall information confidently

• Contains easy to use diagrams, definition boxes and work points  to help you understand difficult concepts

• Provides self test opportunities throughout for you to check your understanding

• Illustrates how to compile the ideal set of revision notes

• Covers the essential modules of study for undergraduate llb and conversion-to-law GDL/CPE courses

• Additional online revision guidance such as sample essay plans, interactive quizzes and a glossary of legal terms at www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW000000
LAW / General
LAW087000
LAW / Torts