Doctrine of Respondeat Superior

Introduction Liability forms the focal point of Civil Law. According to Salmond, ‘liability is the bond of necessity that exists between the wrongdoer and the remedy of the wrong’. Liability is often bifurcated into various kinds. In civil proceedings, liability can …

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Pigeon Hole Theory Under Law of Tort

Introduction The argument or debate encircling whether it is the law of ‘tort’ or the law of ‘torts’ seems to be unsettled and never ending. This may seem like a pointless debate over the use of the letter ‘s’, but …

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Volenti Non Fit Injuria

Introduction Normally, when a person suffers an injury at the expense of someone else’s lack of care or breach of duty, the person who displays such breach of duty is liable to pay damages to the victim. Volenti Non Fit …

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General Defences under Law of Tort

Introduction There are various cases brought against the defendant parties for the costs of a tort and every one the weather that is essential of the incorrect done by the defendant, He would be held chargeable for the incorrect that …

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Assault and Battery under Law of Tort

Assault and Battery are some offences which are a part of our day to day lives. At times, we are not even aware of the happening of such offences. The first part of this article would deal with the tortious …

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