Apr 03, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

LAW 7103 - Torts I


These courses cover the civil laws governing compensation for injury to person and property. The courses emphasize intentional, negligent, and strict liability torts. Students become familiar with the fundamental principles and objectives of tort law including the basic rules governing the legal assessment of fault, victim compensation, and defenses. Products liability, defamation, invasion of privacy, selected business torts, and other alternatives to negligence may be explored. (Offered fall semester.) 3 credits