Tort a violation of a duty imposed by the civil law

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10/19/14 4:09 AM Business Law Chapter 6 flashcards | Quizlet Ready to study? Start with Flashcards Business Law Chapter 6 47 terms by ash1ey1217 STUDY Flashcards Learn Speller Test PLAY Scatter Space Race TOOLS Copy Add to Class Add to Share Print Tort a violation of a duty imposed by the civil law Harm caused by a deliberate action
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Injuries caused by neglect and oversight
rather than by deliberate conduct A fact that a plaintiff must prove to win a
lawsuit Generally a valid defense in a defamation
suit because it cannot be proven true or false A written testifying in a court or legislature
may never be sued for defamation Exists between two people who have a
legitimate need to exchange information Is the intentional restraint of another person
without reasonable cause and without consent
10/19/14 4:09 AM Business Law Chapter 6 flashcards | Quizlet Page 2 of 4 Assault Occurs when a defendant does some act that

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