Clerk & Lindsell on Torts
Författare:Tettenborn Andrew , red.
Titel:Clerk & Lindsell on Torts
Upplaga:24 uppl.
Omfång:2688 sid.
Förlag:Sweet & Maxwell
Serie:Common Law Library
Ämnesord:Skadeståndsrätt , Utländsk rätt

Pris: 7329 SEK exkl. moms


Clerk & Lindsell on Torts, one of our flagship titles and part of the Common Law Library series, is an essential reference tool which is widely referred to by practitioners and cited by the judiciary throughout the UK and the Commonwealth, and also forms the point of reference worldwide for those wishing to research the English law of torts. It offers the most comprehensive coverage of the subject, providing the end user with indispensable access to current, frequent and unrivalled authoritative information on all aspects of tort law.

Key Features:

- Provides unrivalled breadth and depth of coverage on all areas of tort law

- Sets out both general principles and the detailed rules of liability affecting specific torts

- Explains in detail general matters, such as defences, joint liability and vicarious liability, and capacity and parties

- Covers all the important heads of tortious liability: negligence, breach of statutory duty, professional liability, product liability and occupiers’ liability, malicious prosecution and abuse of process, wrongful interference with goods, deceit, to trespass to land and to the person. Other chapters range from liability for animals to nuisance and Rylands v Fletcher, and from malicious falsehood to the economic torts, defamation, breach of confidence and misuse of private information

- Deals extensively with the vital topic of damages and other remedies, including injunctions

- Covers limitation in detail

- Takes full account of the effects of Brexit

New material in the Twenty-Fourth Edition:

- Henderson v Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust and Stoffel & Co v Grondona on the extent of the illegality defence in tort.

- FCA v Arch Insurance (UK) Ltd on the subject of adequate causation.

- Okpabi v Royal Dutch Shell Plc on the duty of care owed by a holding company for the acts of its subsidiaries abroad.

- Toombes v Mitchell on the boundaries of wrongful birth and wrongful life.

- Bell v Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust on older children’s ability to consent to medical procedures.

- Allsop v Banner Jones Ltd on solicitors’ negligence claims and abuse of process.

- Rihan v Ernst & Young Global Ltd on employers’ duties to look after employees’ interests.

- Leeds City Council v Barclays Bank Plc on the requirement for a representation in the tort of deceit.

- Duchess of Sussex v Associated Newspapers Ltd on misuse of private information and breach of copyright.

- Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd v James Kemball Ltd on how far the deliberate defunding of a company can amount to an economic tort.

- Swift v Carpenter on damages for serious injury and funding the purchase of a suitable property for a seriously disabled claimant.

- Canada Goose UK Retail Ltd v Persons Unknown and Boyd v Ineos Upstream Ltd on property, injunctions, protests and human rights.


Chapter 1 - Principles of Liability in Tort

Chapter 2 - Causation and Remoteness: General Principles

Chapter 3 - General Defences

Chapter 4 - Joint Liability and Contribution

Chapter 5 - Capacity and Parties

Chapter 6 - Vicarious Liability

Chapter 7 - Negligence

Chapter 8 - Breach of Statutory Duty

Chapter 9 - Professional Liability

Chapter 10 - Product Liability and Consumer Protection

Chapter 11 - Occupiers’ Liability and Defective Premises

Chapter 12 - Employers’ Liability

Chapter 13 - Public Service Liability

Chapter 14 - Trespass to the Person and Harassment

Chapter 15 - Malicious Prosecution and Malicious Abuse of Process

Chapter 16 - Wrongful Interference with Goods

Chapter 17 - Deceit

Chapter 18 - Trespass to Land and Dispossession

Chapter 19 - Nuisance, Rylands v Fletcher and Similar Liabilities

Chapter 20 - Animals

Chapter 21 - Defamation

Chapter 22 - Malicious Falsehood

Chapter 23 - Economic Torts

Chapter 24 - Passing Off

Chapter 25 - Breach of Confidence and Privacy

Chapter 26 - Damages

Chapter 27 - Injunctions

Chapter 28 - Self-Help

Chapter 29 - Discharge of Torts

Chapter 30 - Limitation
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