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ISBN: 9781552214008-02

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Basic Principles

From: Law of Torts, 5/e


Discussion of the basic framework of negligence law, including duty and standard of care, causation, damage, remoteness of damage, defences, and remedies.



Philip H. Osborne

Until his retirement, Philip H. Osborne was a professor of law at the Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba, where he taught the law of torts and the law of contracts. Currently, he is a senior scholar at the Faculty. He is the co-author of Canadian Medical Law: An Introduction for Physicians, Nurses and Other Health Care Practitioners, 4th ed., 2013 (with J.C. Irvine & M.J. Shariff).