Torts 1L Mod 1-2 Word Scramble
|C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S|
|Tort ||A civil wrong independent from contract. |
|Specific Torts ||Intentional Torts, Tort of Negligence, Liability Without Fault|
|The five elements to every intentional tort ||Act, Intent, Causation, Harm, Without privilege|
|Battery ||intentionally causing harmful or offense contact with a person or something closely connected with that person.|
|Three elements of Battery ||Intent, Harmful or offense contact, Contact with the person or something closely connected there to.|
|Vicarious liability ||When we hold someone liable based on the position the person holds, not based on the person's wrongdoing.|
|Direct liability ||Liability based on the defendants own conduct.|
|Intent as it relates to Battery ||Defendant desired contact, contact was substantially certain to occur.|
|Harmful or Offensive Contact as it relates to Battery ||Causing any amount of pain is enough to be a harmful contact, Causing or offending an indignity of a reasonable person.
|Contact with the person or something closely connected there to as it relates to battery.
||contact between the plaintiff and the defendant must have happened, doesn't have to be direct contact.|
|Name the 5 intentional torts ||Assault, battery, false imprisonment, trespass to land, trespass to chattel, conversion, IIED|