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Professional negligence
Author:
Partlett, David F. ;
Year:
1985
Format:
Book
Call No:
KN 33.3 P 2
Publisher:
Sydney: LawBook Co.
Keywords:
The historical roots The basis of liability The function and form of contract liability Tort law in the protection of economic interests Liability for misstatements - a restatement and the place of professionals The imperialistic tort Liability for negligent misstatement: an outline of its development Uncertain limits American patterns of liability A reformation of the law of negligent misstatement A theory of liability The fiduciary obligations of professionals - undue influence; conflict of duty and interest; the professional in a confidential relationship; the constructive trust; professional acting as trustee; confidence; fiduciary obligations and professionals Liability of professionals in clients - contract or tort The standard of care owed by professionals - including retainer; expert evidence; the specialist Immunity from liability The liability of barristers and advocates Immunity of arbitrators Shifting and spreading losses - contributory negligence; by way of contribution; vicarious liability Liability of professionals to third parties Liability for physical damage The ambit for recovery of economic loss The liability for deisgn professionals Causation, remoteness and measure Statute of limitations and the limitation period Insurance Alternatives to common law fault Some prognostications Development of negligence Liability of public authorities Characterisation of loss
ISBN/ISSN:
0 455 20594 9
Notes:
Includes index Includes index Includes index
Item Availability
Item Availability
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1 1 On Shelf KN 33.3 P 2 Available
2 2 On Shelf KN 33.3 P 2 Available
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