In an action by customer against seagram and staple

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In an action by Customer against Seagram and Staple delivery for personal injuries, Customer will: Select one: A. Prevail against Staple delivery and Seagram, each being jointly and severally liable for her damages. B. Prevail against Staple delivery and Seagram, each being liable for 50 percent of his damages. C. Prevail against Staple delivery but not Seagram. D. Prevail against Seagram but not against Staple delivery. Feedback A is correct. If a plaintiff sustains injury as the result of the negligent conduct of two tortfeasors, and it appears that the conduct of either one alone would have been sufficient to cause that injury, both are nevertheless the actual cause of the plaintiff's injuries. Based on the facts, Seagram failed to maintain the metal support structure of the walkway and Staple delivery was negligent by having an exceptionally large cart full of toners and copy paper which resulted in the walkway to collapse, injuring Customer. But for the negligent conduct of Seagram and Staple delivery Customer would not have been injured. The correct answer is: Prevail against Staple delivery and Seagram, each being jointly and severally liable for her damages. 14
Question Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text Rickey and Lucy were camping in the national forest when a forest fire was ignited nearby by lightning. In order to avoid the flames and get away from the way the fire was burning; Rickey and Lucy headed west and climbed over a fence with a "No Trespassing" sign posted. Rickey and Lucy headed west hoping to find a public road. Hunter, the owner of the property, was out practicing his hunting skills when he saw the couple and assumed they were intending to camp on his land. An accomplished huntsman, Hunter trailed them. Intending to frighten, Hunter was going to shoot over their heads. Hunter fired and at the moment of release, however, another lightning strike occurred, startling Hunter so that his aim was off and the bullet passed closer than he had intended, narrowly missing Lucy and hitting Rickey in the hand giving him a flesh wound. Can Rickey recover against Hunter for battery? Select one:
D. Yes, because Rickey was escaping from the forest fire. Feedback C is correct. Battery is committed by intentionally causing the harmful or offensive contact with the plaintiff. In a battery case, intent means a desire or knowledge that there will be harmful or offensive contact with the plaintiff or that the plaintiff will become apprehensive of such contact. Hunter believed Lucy and Rickey were intending on camping on his land and decided to frighten them. Intending to frighten he fired his gun at them intending to shoot above their heads. However, lightening struck causing his aim to be off and he narrowly missed Lucy, but struck Rickey in the hand. Since he intended to

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