2509 BPS Av LAW- Cases

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Flashcards About The Landmark Cases In The Course


 
  
Created Jun 11, 2011
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1
What is the landmark case for the Tort of Negligence
 
Donoghue v Stevenson [1932] AC 562
2
What is the principle theme of the cases Seaman v Curtiss Flying Service; and  The...
 
If a man is confronted with a dangerous situation not of his own making, and there are several...
3
What was held in Bolton v Stone [1951] AC 850
 
That the likelihood of a cricket ball hitting Mrs. Stone was low and the defendant was...
4
What case represents the notion that degree of precautions required to eliminate the risk of...
 
Qantas Airways Ltd v Cameron (1996) 66 FCR 246 , as Qantas knew that flights in...
5
In what case was the  But for test formulated?
 
Cork v Kirkby MacLean. Ltd [1952] 2 All ER 402 
A test used by courts to determine...
6
What is the landmark case for the principle of Remoteness of damage?
 
Overseas Tankership (UK) Ltd. v Morts Dock & Engineering Co Ltd “The Wagon Mound...
7
What happened in  Morris v Murray [1991] 2 QB 6? Was the defendant guilty of negligence?
 
Drunk pilot and friend who went for a joy flight. The friend had voluntarily assumed the risk...
8
What case states that landowners’ rights do not extend to an unlimited height, but rather...
 
Bernstein (Baron) v Skyviews & General Ltd [1978] QB 479
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A person does not need the element of mens rea to be guilty, the act itself actus reus is sufficient....
 
R v McConnell [1977] 1 NSWLR 714


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