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Introduction to Torts
LL.M Course 2029 | 3 credit hours
This course will introduce students to the American law of torts. It will focus first on negligence, and explore five major areas: duty, breach of duty, scope of liability, affirmative defenses and damages. It will then use product liability law as an example of the imposition of strict tort liability.
This course is only open to foreign-trained LL.M. students (i.e. those students who do not have a U.S. J.D. degree).