LAW 112 Torts

3 credits, Spring

Provides an introduction to the broad area of civil wrongs and their appropriate remedies. Tort Law principles of liability for personal, property, and economic harm, negligence (including professional malpractice), strict liability (including products liability), and intentional torts will be covered. Affirmative defenses and limitation of duties including assumption of the risk, contributory negligence, comparative negligence, immunity, and limited liability of property owners will also be reviewed. Legal specialty course (LSC)

Prerequisite(s): A grade of "C" or better in LAW 102 and ENG 151 (may be taken concurrently)