5418 Torts - EVANS- 12464
Barbara Evans (FACULTY)
Course Areas: 1st Year - Section A
Time: 2:30p-4:00p MWTHLocation: 240 BLB
Course Outline: An introduction to the law of torts, legal reasoning, and legal history. A survey of intentional, negligent and strict liability torts, with selective treatment of such topics as product liability, nuisance, defamation, and privacy law.
Course Syllabus: Click here for PDF file
Course Notes: To be periodically distributed to your UH e-mail.
First Day Assignments: In your Franklin & Rabin Casebook, read pages 1-17 (stop at Section D) and also read pages 129-141 (to the end of note 5). We will discuss the cases in these readings: Hammontree v. Jenner, Harper v. Herman, and Farwell v. Keeton.
Final Exam Schedule: 12/09/14 1pm-5pm
This course will have:
Satisfies Skills Course Requirement: No
Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No
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