Ch12_3e - 12-1Copyright © 2007 by Nelson a division of Thomson Canada Limited.CANADIAN BUSINESS CANADIAN BUSINESS AND THE LAWAND THE LAWThird

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Unformatted text preview: 12-1Copyright © 2007 by Nelson, a division of Thomson Canada Limited.CANADIAN BUSINESS CANADIAN BUSINESS AND THE LAWAND THE LAWThird EditionThird EditionbybyDorothy Duplessis Steven Enman Shannon O’Byrne Sally GunzPresentation prepared by Presentation prepared by Allan Elliott, Southern Alberta Institute of TechnologyAllan Elliott, Southern Alberta Institute of Technology12-2Copyright © 2007 by Nelson, a division of Thomson Canada Limited.CHAPTER TWELVECHAPTER TWELVEOTHER TORTSOTHER TORTSOBJECTIVES:The range of torts that are relevant to business organizationsHow torts arise from the use of propertyHow torts arise from business operationsHow a business can manage the risk of liability in tort12-3Copyright © 2007 by Nelson, a division of Thomson Canada Limited.TORTS AND PROPERTY USETORTS AND PROPERTY USEOCCUPIERS’ LIABILITYoccupier – any person with a legal right to occupy premisesliability at common law – determined by classifying the visitor as a trespasser, licensee, invitee, or contractual entrantcontractual entrant – any person who has paid (contracted) for the right to enter the premises12-4Copyright © 2007 by Nelson, a division of Thomson Canada Limited.TORTS AND PROPERTY USETORTS AND PROPERTY USELIABILITY AT COMMON LAWinvitee – any person who comes onto the property to provide the occupier with a benefitlicensee – any person whose presence is not a benefit to the occupier but to which the occupier has no objectiontrespasser – any person who is not invited and whose presence is either unknown to the occupier or is objected to by the occupier12-5Copyright © 2007 by Nelson, a division of Thomson Canada Limited....
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This note was uploaded on 12/19/2010 for the course AFM 231 taught by Professor Briggs during the Winter '09 term at Waterloo.

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Ch12_3e - 12-1Copyright © 2007 by Nelson a division of Thomson Canada Limited.CANADIAN BUSINESS CANADIAN BUSINESS AND THE LAWAND THE LAWThird

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