Tort Law Concentrate: Law Revision and Study Guide (4th edition)

Carol Brennan

If you're serious about exam success, it's time to Concentrate! Tort Law Concentrate is the essential study and revision guide for law students looking for extra marks. The clear, succinct coverage enables you to quickly grasp the fundamental principles of this area of law and helps you to succeed in exams. This guide has been rigorously reviewed and is endorsed by students and lecturers for level of coverage, accuracy, and exam advice. Packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more, Tort Law Concentrate is also supported by extensive online resources to take your learning further (www.oup.com/lawrevision/): - Pinpoint which areas you need to concentrate on with the diagnostic test - Test your knowledge with the multiple-choice questions and receive feedback on your answers - Improve your essay skills using the outline answers for guidance on what to include and how to structure your answer - Revise the facts and principles of key cases using the interactive flashcards - Check that you have covered the main points of a topic using the key facts checklists - Explore the subject in more depth with extensive further reading recommendations - Achieve better marks following the advice on revision and exam technique by experienced examiner Nigel Foster


1 Tort and the tort system: general overview
2 Negligence: duty of care
3 Duty of care: further issues
4 Pure economic loss and negligent misstatement
5 Psychiatric injury
6 Breach of duty: the standard of care
7 Causation in fact
8 Causation: intervening acts and remoteness
9 Employers' liability and vicarious liability
10 Product liability
11 Intentional torts
12 Nuisance and Rylands v Fletcher
13 Occupiers' liability
14 Defamation
15 Privacy
16 Defences and limitation
17 Remedies and principles of compensation