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Spring 2022
5418 Torts - KOCH- 16085

Professor(s): Valerie Koch (FACULTY)

Credits: 4

Course Areas: 1st Year - Part-Time 

Time: T 6:00p-8:00p  TH 6:00p-7:20p  Location:  

Course Outline: Basic tort law; intentional torts, negligence, strict liability; causation and problems of multiple parties; damages and compensation systems; derivative liability; special kinds of torts.

Course Syllabus: Syllabus

Course Notes: (Synchronous Online)  The UH registration system instruction mode for this course is listed in parenthesis. After student registration in November, there may be instruction mode changes to this course up through Jan. 5th, 2022, but notice of such changes will be sent to then-registered students. Contrary to the UH information, some student materials may not be available online, such as an assigned casebook. A physical classroom may be assigned for this course to give students a location in the Law Center to join the virtual class sessions. If the course has a final examination, the final and any other assessment for the course, such as a mid term exam, will be conducted without the need to physically come to the Law Center, such as, for example, via the EBB portal as a take home exam or under remote proctoring.

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First Day Assignments:

Final Exam Schedule: 05/10 6pm-10pm      

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Satisfies Senior Upper Level Writing Requirement: No

Experiential Course Type: No

Bar Course: No

DistanceEd ABA 306: Prearranged

Pass-Fail Student Election: Unavailable (Required Course)

Course Materials (10/20/2021 12:28:53 PM)

Book(s) Required

Course Materials: Torts: A Modern Approach, Long & Baxter; ISBN: 9781531017231