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Proportional liability : analytical and comparative perspectives

Author: Yiśraʼel Gilʻad; Michael D Green; Bernhard A Koch; Bjarte Askeland
Publisher: Berlin : De Gruyter, [2013]
Series: Tort and insurance law, v. 33.
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Courts have, traditionally, required the plaintiff to prove to the requisite standard of proof that causation exists. This monograph addresses what has, to date, been a modest reform toward permitting recovery based on a probability that causation exists, discounting the damages awarded by the probability of causation. The central purpose of our inquiry is to employ a comparative methodology to better understand how  Read more...
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Proportional liability
(OCoLC)785071768
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yiśraʼel Gilʻad; Michael D Green; Bernhard A Koch; Bjarte Askeland
ISBN: 9783110282580 3110282585
OCLC Number: 862746299
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 376 pages).
Contents: General Report: Causal Uncertainty and Proportional Liability: Analytical and Comparative Report; I. Introduction; 1. Meaning and Definition of Proportional Liability in the Project; 2. Causal Proportional Liability Contrasted with Proportional Liability Among Multiple Tortfeasors Based on Contributory (Comparative) Negligence; 3. The Aim of This Project; 4. Structure; II. Categories of Proportional Liability; 1. Why Categorize?; 2. Category A --
Uncertain Causes of Past Harm; A. Sub-category A1 --
'alternative liability' --
indeterminate tortfeasors. B. Sub-category A2 --
'market-share liability' --
causally unrelated tortfeasors and victimsC. Sub-category A3 --
'pollution or drug cases' --
indeterminate victims; D. Sub-category A4 --
'The hard case'; E. Sub-category A5 --
'lost chances'; 3. Category B --
Indeterminate Parts of Harm; A. Sub-category B1 --
all parts of P's harm were caused by liable Ds; B. Sub-category B2 --
some parts of P's harm were caused by other factors; 4. Category C --
Unrealized Risks with Potential for Future Harms; 5. Category D --
'Combination Cases'; III. Policy Considerations; IV. Burden and Standard of Proof. V. Category A --
Uncertain Causes of Past Harm1. Sub-category A1 --
'Alternative Liability' --
Indeterminate Tortfeasor; A. Analysis; B. A1 cases in comparison; 2. Sub-category A2 --
'Market-share Liability' --
Causally Unrelated Tortfeasors and Victims; A. Analysis; B. A2 cases in comparison; 3. Sub-category A3 --
'Pollution or Drug Cases' --
Indeterminate Victims; A. Analysis; B. A3 cases in comparison; 4. Sub-category A4 --
'The Hard Case'; A. Analysis; B. A4 cases in comparison; 5. Sub-category A5 --
The 'Lost Chance' Doctrine; A. Analysis; B. A5 cases in comparison. VI. Category B --
Indeterminate Parts of Harm1. Sub-category B1 --
Indeterminate Parts of Harm Caused by Tortious Actors; A. Analysis; B. B1 cases in comparison; 2. Sub-category B2 --
Indeterminate Parts of Harm Caused by Non-tortious Factors; A. Analysis; B. B2 cases in comparison; VII. Category C --
Risks of Future Harm; 1. Sub-category C1 --
Future Harm Uncertain Entirely; A. Analysis; B. C1 cases in comparison; 2. Sub-Category C2 --
Extent of Future Harm Uncertain; A. Analysis; B. C2 cases in comparison; VIII. Category D --
'Combination Cases'; 1. On the meaning of combination cases. 2. How to cope with 'combination cases'IX. Summary and Conclusions; 1. How to Approach CPL Issues?; 2. The Relevant Factual Effects of CPL; 3. Normative Considerations; 4. On the Cautious Monitored Development of CPL; 5. On the Comparative Landscape; 6. On Future Developments; Categories of Proportional Liability; Category A --
Uncertain Causes of Past Harm; Sub-category A1 --
'Alternative Liability' --
Indeterminate Tortfeasor; Sub-category A2 --
'Market-share Liability' --
Causally Unrelated Tortfeasors and Victims; Sub-category A3 --
'Pollution or Drug Cases' --
Indeterminate Victims. Sub-category A4 --
'The Hard Case'
Series Title: Tort and insurance law, v. 33.
Responsibility: Israel Gilead, Michael D. Green, Bernhard A. Koch (eds) ; with contributions by Bjarte Askeland [and 22 others].
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