Volume One of Two Volume Set. Authoritative two-volume resource for concise explanation of current rules or puzzling developments in tort law. With 492 separate sections, this encyclopedic reference allows you to quickly and easily find answers. Tort topics developed in the last generation that receive expanded coverage include proportionate causation or loss of chance recoveries, abolition or partial abolition of joint and several liability, comparative fault apportionment, changes in strict products liability, Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation (SLAPP) suit legislation, lawyer malpractice litigation, medical malpractice litigation with big changes in the world of managed care, the statute of limitations, civil rights claims for injury, and cases on a landowner's duty to protect entrants from attack by others.
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Has taught law for over thirty-one years. He presently serves as a member of the American Law Institute and advisor on its Restatement of Restitution, Second. Recognized as an authority on remedies and torts, Professor Dobbs has dozens of books and articles to his credit. Professor Dobbs received his B.A. and LL.B. from the University of Arkansas, and his LL.M. and S.J.D. from the University of Illinois. He is now the Rosenstiel Professor of Law at the University of Arizona.
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Book Description West Group, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0314253483