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Law@Work: Civil Law


Civil Law

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Civil Law segments encompass two broad areas of law: Torts and Negligence. This module explores intentional and unintentional actions leading to lawsuits. Segments examine various types of torts and negligence a practitioner is likely to experience within a career. This content is of particular importance to business owners, who may be held legally responsible for the actions of employees. 

Dramshop (Serving Alcohol) Law

Res Ipsa Loquitor

Right to Publicity


Parental Liability (Damages Caused by Children)

Tortious Interference

Comparative Fault

Proximate Cause




Access to Legal Aid

Small Claims Court

Product Liability

Duty of Care

Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

Civil Procedure

Standard of Care

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(c) Copyright 2021. Matthew G. Kenney. All Rights Reserved. This copyrighted content may be used only for non-profit educational purposes. No commercial or derivative use allowed without the express written consent of copyright owner. 

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