Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

NALS Chapter13_75499


Animal cases Tort litigation involving injuries or damages caused by animals, including live stock, domesticated wild animals, house hold pets, or family animals; these cases fall under strict liability tort law
Assault An act that creates in a person immediate fear of attempted battery
Assumption of risk the legal rule under which a person may not recover for an injury he or she receives when voluntarily exposing him or herself to a known danger.
Battery A harmful offensive touching of another's person
Comparative negligence doctrine The rule under which negligence is measured by a percentage and damages are diminshed in proportion to the amount of negligence attribute to the plantiff
Consent Agreement; voluntary acceptance of the wish of another
Contributory Negligence An affirmative defense that asserts the injuries and damages complained of by the plaintiff were caused in whole or in part by the plaintiff's own negligence
Conversion Taking property that belongs to another and using it as one's own
Defense of Property Affirmative defense in criminal or tort law when forced was used to protect one's property
Extra-hazardous activity An activity that carries the likelihood of causing some types of damages even if reasonable care is exercised
False imprisonment
Intentional tort
Products Liability
Recapture of chattels
Strict liability
respass to land
Created by: Labria
Popular Law sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards