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What is a tortwhat is the purpose of tort law what are the two basic categories of tortswhat are the four elements of negligencewhat is meant by strict liabilitywhat is a cyber tort, and how are tort theories being applied in cyberspace learning objectives basis of tort law a tort is a. [tabs] [tab title=overview] overview charles m hosch is a business and trial attorney, with wide experience both in complex business transactions and in litigation he has particular expertise in helping clients grow and protect intellectual property portfolios in highly competitive envi. Different rules exist for injuries (called torts) committed on purpose or by accident. Lgal article on cyber trespass by biz and legis legal article blog. Chapter 4 torts and cyber torts 85 tort a civil wrong not arising from a breach of contract a breach of a legal duty that proximately causes harm or injury to.
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- Full title of reference cybersecurity, identity theft, and the limits of tort liability full citation vincent r johnson, cybersecurity, identity theft, and the limits of tort liability, 57 sc l rev 255 (2005.
- Evaluating employers liability for intentional torts of employees evaluating employers' liability for intentional torts of employees by james a creason, esq & larry a dunlap.
- Journal of internatiional commercial law and technology vol2,issue 1(2007) 17 cyber torts: common law and statutory restraints in the united states.
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