Negligence

Medical Malpractice Cases

RES IPSA LOQUITOR; WHAT IS THIS? Res Ipsa Loquitor is a legal doctrine that essentially means, "The thing speaks for itself." As discussed in the section for negligence cases, res
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Vicarious Liability

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Negligence

WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE NEGLIGENT?     WHAT IS NEGLIGENCE?     NEGLIGENCE is a cause of action that a plaintiff may assert in a civil tort case
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6 Questions About Criminal Negligence

What is criminal negligence?Criminal negligence is a far more serious form of negligence that usually involves the death of another individual.  The defendant has failed to perceive the serious nature
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Professional Negligence Facts

What is professional negligence?Professional negligence is a breach of the duty of care between professionals and their clients.  The duty
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An Easy Guide to Strict Liability Tort

What is Strict Liability Tort?Strict liability is the imposition of liability without fault for damages on the defendant.  This is
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Negligence In Depth

DefinitionNegligence is the failure of an individual or party to adhere to common standards of conduct that results in injury.
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Negligent Homicide Defined

How can murder be due to negligence?There are a number of ways the negligence of others can lead to the
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Negligence Per Se In Depth

    Negligence Per Se In Depth
What is negligence per se? Negligence per se is negligence through the violation of statues and regulations that causes harm
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Gross Negligence Fact You Must Know

    Gross Negligence Fact You Must Know
What is Gross Negligence? Gross negligence is a severe lack of due diligence on the part of the defendant that represents a lack of concern for the likelihood that injuries
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