Torts Outline Tort: an unjustified, intentional, infliction of harm on another person, resulting in damages, by one or more acts that would otherwise be lawful- a wrongful act actionable under civil law. I. Intentional Torts State of mind torts I. Applies
TORTS CHECKLIST TORTS
INTENTIONAL TORTS (4 personal & 3 property) 1. 2. 3. 4.
ACT BY D need only volitional movement INTENT specific (goal to bring abt consequences) OR general (substantial certainty) OR transferred (from another person or tort assault, b
INTENTIONAL TORTS GENERALLY
PRIMA FACIE CASE - 3 REQUIREMENTS: 1. ACT BY D requires volitional movement on part of D
INTENT (may be either specific or general)
a. b. c.
specific goal in acting is to bring about specific consequences general actor knows