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Torts in Ireland 3rd ed isbn 9780717145751

Torts in Ireland 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780717137046
ISBN: 071713704X
New Edition ISBN: 9780717145751
Previous Edition ISBN: 0717128326
Published: August 2005
Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Ltd
Country of Publication: Ireland
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Also treated are several new cases on topics such as professional negligence, capacity to consent or refuse medical treatment, employers' liability, product liability, private nuisance, passing off, defamation, contributory negligence, res ipsa loquitur and damages. All the core areas of the law of torts as applied in Ireland are dealt with. Focuses on Irish law, but also includes relevant material from other jurisdictions such as England, Australia, Canada and the US. Suitable for undergraduate law and business students, legal practitioners and insurers.

Irish Law
Introduction: What are Torts? 1. Negligence: General Principles 2. Negligence: Specific Applications 3. Statutory Duties 4. Trespass 5. Nuisance 6. Strict Duties 7. Economic Torts 8. Defamation 9. Emerging Causes of Action 10. Miscellaneous Torts 11. From Obligation to Liability I: Causations and Remoteness 12. From Obligation to Liability II: Defences, Proofs and Limitations 13. Partner to Tort Actions 14. Responsibility for Others 15. Remedies Afterword - The Role of Tort Law: Development and Appraisal