Chapter7 Negligence and Strict Liability

Chapter7 Negligence and Strict Liability - Chp 7 -...

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Chp 7 - Negligence and Strict Liability Page history last edited by abogado 6 mos ago MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS 1. Bette backs out of City Parking Garage, colliding with Dill’s car. Dill may recover $7,500 to cover the cost of the repairs if Bette failed to act as a. a blameless person. b a faultless person. c. a reliable person. d. a reasonable person. Fact Pattern 7-A1 (Questions A2–A3 apply) Roy owns a building in which Shelly rents an apartment. The sidewalks around the building are in poor repair. Many sections have buckled from the growth of tree roots over the years. 2. Refer to Fact Pattern 7–A1. As the owner of the building, Roy has a duty to a. arrange to escort anyone who walks onto the property. b. do nothing. c. repair the sidewalks. d. repair the sidewalks only if he is notified that it is a problem. 3. Refer to Fact Pattern 7–A1. As a tenant in the building, Shelly has a duty to a. arrange to escort anyone who walks onto the property. b. do nothing. c. repair the sidewalks. d. repair the sidewalks only if she is notified that it is a problem. 4. Reaching for a bottle of soda from a display in a Big Bargains store, Cody slips in a puddle of spilled soda and falls, suffering an injury. Big’s employees are not
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aware of the spilled soda until Cody falls. In a suit against Big, Cody will most likely a. lose, because Big’s employees were not aware of the spill. b. lose, because Cody should have exercised more care. c. win, because Big can in turn recover from the soda bottler. d. win, because the spilled soda was foreseeable.
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2011 for the course BUSINESS 2041 taught by Professor Miller during the Fall '08 term at DeAnza College.

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Chapter7 Negligence and Strict Liability - Chp 7 -...

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