LAW 5197: Advanced Torts

Course Catalog Number: 
5197
Course Credits: 
2
Course Priority: 
General Enrollment Course
Course Category: 
Standard Courses
Full Year Course: 
No
Course Type: 
Lecture

An in-depth study of the practical considerations and specialized rules which lawyers need to employ when handling cases such as auto accidents, product liability, medical malpractice, local and state government torts claims, and premises liability. The course will not only concentrate on various types of torts actions, but also on considerations which may be involved in all of those actions such as insurance coverage, emotional distress, by-stander claims, damages, apportionment of fault and special duties. The course also will cover tort reform issues.

Prerequisites: 

Course Offerings

Class Number:
21647
Term:
Spring 2014-15
Professor(s):
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Class Number:
22522
Term:
Spring 2013-14
Professor(s):
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