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13.8: Introduction to Tort Law

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  • What you’ll learn to do: define tort law, and explain the role of product liability in tort law

    In this section, we’ll explore tort law as it relates to product liability. Key terms and concepts covered include tort, negligence, strict liability, compensatory and punitive damages and the single recovery principle. We’ll also discuss the three major bases for product liability claims and responsibilities, liability and remedies under tort law.

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    • Introduction to Tort Law. Authored by: Nina Burokas. Provided by: Lumen Learning. License: CC BY: Attribution