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Study Guide Chapter 12 Torts 1. Is tort law state law or federal law? 2. What are the three main categories of torts in the U.S.? 3. Intentional Torts a. Elements of: i. Assault and Battery ii. False Imprisonment iii. Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress iv. Defamation 1. What is privileged speech? 2. How do the rules change for public figures? v. Invasion of Privacy 1. Use of a person’s name, picture, or other likeness for commercial purposes w/o permission - appropriation 2. Intrusion on seclusion - eavesdropping 3. Publication of information that places a person in a false light 4. Public disclosure of private facts. vi. Fraud vii. Wrongful Interference with a Contractual Relationship viii. Wrongful Interference with a Business Relationship ix. Trespass to Land x. Trespass to Personal Property xi. Conversion xii. Disparagement of Property 1. Slander of Quality 2. Slander of Title 4. Negligent Torts a. Elements of a negligent tort i. Duty of care ii. Breach of Duty iii. Injury
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