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    Remedies for Tort Liability You Must Know

Remedies for Tort Liability You Must Know

Remedies for tort liability  In most states, individuals that drive a vehicle are required to have liability insurance. That insurance will cover any claims that result from accidents involving that
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Know Your Facts About Tort Reform

What is Tort Reform?Tort reform refers to the proposed changes made in the civil justice system that directly reduces tort litigation or damages. The tort system was created to outline
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Defamation
    Facts About Defamation You Must Know

Facts About Defamation You Must Know

Defamation Defined:     Defamation, which is also referred to as slander (spoken form of defamation), calumny, and libel (written or broadcasted forms of defamation) is the direct communication of
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Negligence Standard of Conduct
    Negligence Tort at a Glance

Negligence Tort at a Glance

Negligent torts are the most prevalent type of tort. Negligent torts are not deliberate actions, but instead present when an individual or entity fails to act as a reasonable person
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    Tort Reform: The Corporate Agenda

Tort Reform: The Corporate Agenda

Tort Reform: The Corporate Agenda In 2003, the state of Texas capped settlements in tort claims to $250,000 for non-economic damages in medical malpractice suits. This limit was ushered in
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