Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Tort & personal injury
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2012-03-30
ISBN: 
9780779849307
Carswell

Economic Negligence: The Recovery of Pure Economic Loss, Sixth Edition

Availability: In Stock

Economic Negligence: The Recovery of Pure Economic Loss, Sixth Edition draws upon the law of Canada, the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand to provide a comprehensive treatment of this area of tort law. Each chapter provides an up-to-date assessment complete with the latest developments, as well as commentary and analysis to help find practical solutions to problems in recovering pure economic loss in each category.

This text has been an essential guide for practitioners and students for understanding the complex issues surrounding claims for economic loss. Revised, since the publication of the first edition in 1984, the sixth edition updates the case law, legislation, and scholarly discourse on the policies surrounding the recovery of economic loss. The new edition provides a complete and up-to-date analysis of the area, analyzing the most recent cases, and pointing toward future developments.

The work includes topics devoted to each major category of economic loss:

  • Negligent misrepresentation
  • Negligent performance of a service
  • Damages relating to defective products or building structures
  • Relational economic loss
  • Liability of statutory public authorities
Carswell

Economic Negligence: The Recovery of Pure Economic Loss, Sixth Edition

Availability: In Stock

Description

Economic Negligence: The Recovery of Pure Economic Loss, Sixth Edition draws upon the law of Canada, the United States, United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand to provide a comprehensive treatment of this area of tort law. Each chapter provides an up-to-date assessment complete with the latest developments, as well as commentary and analysis to help find practical solutions to problems in recovering pure economic loss in each category.

This text has been an essential guide for practitioners and students for understanding the complex issues surrounding claims for economic loss. Revised, since the publication of the first edition in 1984, the sixth edition updates the case law, legislation, and scholarly discourse on the policies surrounding the recovery of economic loss. The new edition provides a complete and up-to-date analysis of the area, analyzing the most recent cases, and pointing toward future developments.

The work includes topics devoted to each major category of economic loss:

  • Negligent misrepresentation
  • Negligent performance of a service
  • Damages relating to defective products or building structures
  • Relational economic loss
  • Liability of statutory public authorities