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" ... the failure to observe, for the protection of the interests of another person, that degree of care, precaution, and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby such other person suffers injury. "
Contracts in Engineering, the Interpretation and Writing of Engineering ... - Page 89
by James Irwin Tucker - 1910 - 307 pages
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 38

Arkansas. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1842
...legal sense is no more nor less than this, the failure to observe, for the protection of the interest of another person, that degree of care, precaution...and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby such other person suffers injury." Negligence has been briefly defined to be, the absence of...
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Michigan Reports: Cases Decided in the Supreme Court of Michigan, Volume 88

Michigan. Supreme Court, Randolph Manning, George C. Gibbs, Thomas McIntyre Cooley, Elijah W. Meddaugh, William Jennison, Hovey K. Clarke, Hoyt Post, Henry Allen Chaney, William Dudley Fuller, John Adams Brooks, Marquis B. Eaton, Herschel Bouton Lazell, James M. Reasoner, Richard W. Cooper - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...negligence in the sense used in this case to be "the failure to observe for the protection of the interest of another person that degree of care, precaution,...and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby such other person suffers injury; " citing Railway Co. v. Stark, 38 Mich. 717; Brown v. Railway...
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North Carolina Reports: Cases Argued and Determined in the Supreme Court of ...

North Carolina. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1905
...instructed the jury that "negligence is the failure to observe, for the protection of the interest of another person, that degree of care, precaution...and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby such other person suffers injury." It hardly admits of argument that hanging a live wire on...
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Albany Law Journal, Volume 37

Law - 1888
...through ignorance he does his work unskilfully. Negligence, according to Judge Cooley's definition, is "the failure to observe for the protection of the interests of another person that degree of care, precantion, and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand. Cooley Torts, 560; Brown v. Railway...
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A Treatise Upon the Law of Principal and Agent in Contract and Tort

William Evans - Agency (Law) - 1879 - 720 pages
...made out when the failure is shown." " For negligence in a legal sense is no more nor less than this: the failure to observe, for the protection of the...and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby such other person suffers injury." It seems, therefore, an inaccurate use of language to transfer...
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The Federal Reporter: Cases Argued and Determined in the Circuit ..., Volume 126

Law reports, digests, etc - 1904
...unable to follow them. It is contended that the circuit court committed error in charging the jury that "negligence is the failure to observe, for the protection of the interests and property of another person, ordinary care, precaution, and vigilance," in that there was omitted...
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Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Various Courts of ..., Volume 1

Louisiana. Courts of Appeal, Frank McGloin - Law reports, digests, etc - 1881
...employees, an inquiry peculiar to all cases of this or a kindred nature. Negligence, in a legal sense, is the failure to observe for the protection of the interests of others that degree of care, precaution and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All the Railroad ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - Railroad law - 1882
...legal sense is no more nor less than this, the failure to observe, for the protection of the interest of another person, that degree of care, precaution...and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand, whereby such other pei-son suffers injury." Negligence has been briefly defined to be the absence of...
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The American and English Railroad Cases: A Collection of All the Railroad ...

Lawrence Lewis, Adelbert Hamilton, John Houston Merrill, William Mark McKinney, James Manford Kerr, John Crawford Thomson - Railroad law - 1883
...interests likely to be injuriously affected by the want of it. Flint &P. II. RR v. Stork, 38 Mich. 717. It is "the failure to observe, for the protection of...and vigilance which the circumstances justly demand whereby such other person suffers injury," (Cooley, Torts. 630,) and as already said in order to ascertain...
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A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the ..., Volume 2

John Bouvier - Law - 1883
...reasonable man would not do. Per Alderson, B., in Blyth vs. Birmingham Waterworks Co., 11 Ex. 784. The failure to observe, for the protection of the...precaution, and vigilance which the circumstances justly_ demand, whereby such other person suffers injury. Cooley, Torts, 630. The absence of care according...
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