Strict Liability II

Strict Liability II. In the general knowledge of the law of tort, each tort has its own principle in relation to liability. However, there are general rules to liability in the law of torts. They are: THE PRINCIPLE OF FAULT OR NEGLIGENCE: Generally, liability in tort is based on the fact that the tortfeasor due… Continue reading Strict Liability II

Strict Liability

Strict Liability. In both tort and criminal law, strict liability exists when a defendant is liable for committing an action, regardless of what his/her intent or mental state was when committing the action. Strict liability is a standard of liability under which a person is legally responsible for the consequences flowing from an activity even… Continue reading Strict Liability