Taking a case approach, this proven book provides an accessible overview of tort law for paralegals who work on personal injury matters. Hypothetical scenarios in every chapter demonstrate how abstract tort law pertains to real life accidents and injuries. In addition, over 75 annotated cases featuring hot button issues give readers an opportunity to apply key concepts to the types of cases they will encounter on the job. Built-in learning aids include problems, projects, a running glossary of legal terms, outlines, chapter summaries, and review questions. Now fully updated throughout, the Fifth Edition includes a new chapter on negligence, new content, and new chapter-opening features titled The Biggest Mistakes Paralegals Make and How to Avoid Them. Each of these unique vignettes illustrates a dilemma, an ethical lapse, or another unfortunate experience that actually happened. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.... cara#39;s return, then the mechanic wrongfully possessed the vehiclea specifically, the repair person committed trespass to chattel ... On January 18, 2010, Thomas and Patrick UNIVERSaL aCCEPTaNCE CORPORaTION Lesemann of Minnesota ... On or about March 21, 2009, the Johnsons acquired a 1999 Ford Expedition.
|Title||:||Torts and Personal Injury Law|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|