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Term:Walter v. WalmartDefinition:Prescription mixup: respondeatsuperior, multiple actor liability,comparative fault, qualified duty ofcareTerm:MacPherson v. BuickDefinition:Tires fell off car, user was 3rd party:no privity necessary for duty, duty toany foreseeable userTerm:Mussavid v. DavidDefinition:STD, infidelity: duty of care extends toforeseeable sexual partners, notany/all future loversTerm:Osterlind v. HillDefinition:Canoe rental: no duty owed, P'scarelessness cut off duty, no duty torescue
Term:Baker v. FennemanDefinition:Taco Bell: to determine duty consider- relationship b/t parties, reasonableforeseeability, public policy concerns(inefficient to have employee decidewhether injury was their fault b/facting)Term:Leffler v. SharpDefinition:P fell through roof: status can change(invitee --> trespasser), therefore dutycan changeTerm:Aikens v. DebowDefinition:Bridge closed, limited access to motel:no recovery for pure economic loss,must be parasitic to physical orproperty injuryTerm:Martins v. EvansDefinition:Backing up trailer: jury decidesbreach, ordinary standard of care
Term:Myers v. HeritageDefinition:Nurses assistant dropped patient: jurydecides breach, ordinary standard ofcareTerm:Pingaro v. RossiDefinition:Dog bite: strict liability, don't have toprove fault to be held liableTerm:Jones v. Port AuthorityDefinition:Bus fall, sudden stop: higher standardof care --> extraordinary care forcommon carriersTerm:Campbell v. KovichDefinition:Lawn mowing: exception - breachconnected to foreseeability, liabilitymight be limited even when there's aninjury, matter of law not for juryTerm:Adams v. BullockDefinition:Child/trolley cable: breach connectedto foreseeability, liability might belimited even when there's an injury,matter of law not for jury
Term:Vaughan v. MenloveDefinition:Hay fire: reasonable person standardwill not be adjusted down or up forreasons such as intelligenceTerm:Appelhans v. McFallDefinition:Child on bicycle: tender yearsdoctrineTerm:TJ HooperDefinition:Tugs/radios: TJ Hooper rule, courtsnot bound by industry standardTerm:Johnson v. RiverdaleDefinition:Preoxygenate patient decision:Anti-TJ Hooper Rule, if custom inmedical industry, standard will bebinding on courts
Term:Largey v. RothmanDefinition:Consent for biopsy: 2 standardsconsidered: professional standard(expert testimony) and prudent-patient