Comparative Negligence

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LexisNexis, Sep 21, 2016 - Law - 730 pages
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Comparative Negligence, Fifth Edition fully discusses a doctrine that has been a major force of change in tort law over the past 20 years. Since its initial publication in 1974, it has become the leading reference covering the interaction of comparative negligence with every relevant tort doctrine.
 

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Contents

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THE IMPACT OF COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE
THE SYSTEMS OF COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE IN
CAUSATION
INTENTIONAL RECKLESS AND GROSSLY NEGLIGENT
VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL SAFETY STATUTES
LAST CLEAR CHANCE
RETROACTIVE CHANGE TO COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE
CHOICE OF LAW AND COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE
PLAINTIFFDEFENDANT
DISTRIBUTING LOSS AMONG
FACT FINDING UNDER COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE
JUDICIAL CONTROL OF THE FINDERS OF FACT
SETOFFS
PUNITIVE DAMAGES
STRATEGIC CONSIDERATION FOR THE ADVOCATE

ASSUMPTION OF RISK
ACTIONS BASED ON NUISANCE
STRICT LIABILITY AND COMPARATIVE FAULT
WRONGFUL DEATH AND SURVIVAL STATUTES
STANDARD OF CONDUCT MODIFIED FOR PARTYS
THE BEST MEANS OF DEALING WITH PLAINTIFFS
Appendix A SUMMARY OF COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE SYSTEMS
Appendix B TEXT OF COMPARATIVE NEGLIGENCE STATUTES
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