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Principles of the law of torts; or, Wrongs independent of contract.

Underhill, Arthur Sir

Principles of the law of torts; or, Wrongs independent of contract.

by Underhill, Arthur Sir

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Published by W. Gould & Son in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Torts -- Great Britain.,
    • Torts -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsPlumptre, Claude C. M. joint author., Moak, Nathaniel C. 1833-1892.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF1250 .U5 1881
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 824 p.
      Number of Pages824
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6552010M
      LC Control Number12036832
      OCLC/WorldCa1956138

      This chapter presents the laws of torts. Those wrongs that give rise to a civil cause of action may be divided into four categories which are as follows: (1) claims in contract, (2) claims in quasi-contract, (3) breach of trust, and (4) torts. The purpose of the law of torts is to compensate the victim. -Tort is a branch of Civil Law; therefore a tort in law is called a "Civil Wrong" -Tort law protects a variety of injuries and provides remedies (ways to fix) them. Torts can be distinguished from legal wrongs: A Tort is not a breach of contract, where the obligation which is alleged to have been breached arose under an agreement between two parties.

      Where the claimant is the victim of a tort, exemplary damages may be awarded to punish the defendant for cynically committing a tort. Other remedies are available which are purely restitutionary in effect, notably restitutionary damages and money had and received. The most important question relating to the award of restitutionary remedies for torts is whether they are available regardless of Author: Graham Virgo. Contract law generally provides for longer statute of limitations than tort law. Finally, there generally are differences in the type of damages one could recover under tort law vs. contract law. In general, one cannot recover punitive damages under contract law. Such damages generally are recoverable under tort law. Reference Desk Erlich v.

      THE LAW’ OF TORTS. son giving them. These frauds are either redressed in equity. or at law by the transfers being treated as void on the principle that whatever fraud creates ustice will destroy.‘ Of the second class, the chief illustrations are to be had in the dealings between persons standing in confidential relations, and they will be con-. Historically, basic common law principles were applied to solve legal problems. In the nineteenth century, there was a movement towards systematizing tort law.” Bibliography. I have done this assignment with the help of Professor Abhay Raj Naik who is my torts professor. I have taken help from Ratanlal and Dherajlal book ‘the law of torts’.


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InCooley completed and published his work A Treatise on the Law of Torts or the Wrongs Which Arise Independently of Contract. One edition of Cooley's treatise on the subject matter of tort law was published in Chicago by Callaghan and Company in A Born: January 6,Attica, New York.

Source: Sir Frederick Pollock, The Law of Torts: A Treatise on the Principles of Obligations arising from Civil Wrongs in the Common Law: to which is added the Draft of a Code of Civil Wrongs prepared for the Government of India, Fourth Edition (London: Stevens and Sons, ).

[yet] [a]s late as Underhill still thought some explanation desirable: his title was Law of Torts, or Wrongs Independent of Contract.

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