Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778
enquiries@wildy.com

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 21 No 11 Nov/Dec 2016

Book of the Month

Cover of Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims

Criminal Injuries Compensation Claims

Price: £99.95

Pupillage & Student Offers

Special Discounts for Pupils, Newly Called & Students

Read More ...


Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online

Read More...


Street on Torts 14th ed


ISBN13: 9780198700944
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199554447
Published: February 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £36.99



In stock.

Tried and tested by generations of students, Street on Torts provides a wide-ranging, clear and accurate explanation of the law of torts. Witting incorporates the latest learning on each of the torts covered in this book to provide a thoughtful account of the purposes, rules, and operation of the law.

Coverage has been closely mapped to undergraduate law courses around the UK and updates and web links can be found on the accompanying Online Resource Centre.

Subjects:
Tort Law
Contents:
PART I. INTRODUCTION
1. Overview of tort law

PART II. NEGLIGENT INVASIONS OF INTERESTS IN THE PERSON, PROPERTY INTERESTS, AND ECONOMIC INTERESTS
2. Duty of care I: foundational principles
3. Duty of care II: recognised harm
4. Duty of care III: public authorities
5. Breach of duty
6. Causation and remoteness
7. Defences to negligence
8. Liability for defective premises and structures

PART III. INTENTIONAL INVASIONS OF INTERESTS IN THE PERSON AND PROPERTY
9. Trespass to the person and related torts
10. Wrongful interference with goods
11. Trespass to land
12. Defences to intentional torts against the person or property

PART IV. INTERFERENCE WITH ECONOMIC AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INTERESTS
13. Background to the protection of economic and intellectual property interests
14. False representations
15. The general economic torts

PART V. TORTS INVOLVING STRICT OR STRICTER LIABILITY
16. Product liability
17. Nuisance
18. The rule in Rylands v Fletcher
19. Breach of statutory duty

PART VI. INTERESTS IN REPUTATION: DEFAMATION
20. Defamation: foundational principles
21. Defences and remedies in defamation

PART VII. MISUSE OF PRIVATE INFORMATION
22. Misuse of private information

PART VIII. MISUSE OF PROCESS AND PUBLIC POWERS
23. Misuse of process and public powers

PART IX. PARTIES AND REMEDIES
24. Vicarious liability
25. Capacity and parties
26. Remedies: basic principles
27. Principles of compensation for personal injuries and associated losses

APPENDIX
Additional chapter on ORC: Animals