Torts Evening- Fall 2007
Professor Ralph Brill
Syllabus Contents
Syllabus

 

NOVEMBER 2: PROXIMATE CAUSE, Cont’d. Review concepts of Duty and Proximate Cause and carefully read the Bartelli case on Webpage, Supplementary Reading.

WEEK ELEVEN:

NOVEMBER 7: Read and prepare to discuss: pp. 361-392, JOINT
TORTFEASORS. Read and prepare to discuss pp. 586-601, DEFENSES: PLAINTIFF’S CONDUCT..

NOVEMBER 9: COMPARATIVE FAULT, Cont’d. Read and prepare to
discuss pp. 601-614, DEFENSES: ASSUMPTION OF RISK.

WEEK TWELVE:

NOVEMBER 14: Read and prepare to discuss: pp. 614-621, DEFENSES:
STATUTES OF LIMITATION AND REPOSE.

NOVEMBER 16: Read and prepare to discuss: pp. 621-659, DEFENSES,
IMMUNITIES.

WEEK THIRTEEN:

NOVEMBER 21: Read and prepare to discuss: pp. 686-710, STRICT
LIABILITY; ANIMALS; ABNORMALLY DANGEROUS
ACTIVITIES.

NOVEMBER 23: THANKSGIVING. NO CLASSES.

 

WEEK FOURTEEN:

NOVEMBER 28: Read and prepare pp. 718-738, INTRODUCTION TO PRODUCTS LIABILITY.

NOVEMBER 30: PRODUCTS LIABILITY, 738-764