Tort Law

Common law torts relating to land.

This lecture covers the common law torts relating to land: trespass, private nuisance, the rule in Rylands v Fletcher and public nuisance

Lecture

Public bodies

This recording looks at how the rules on duty in negligence apply to public bodies

Lecture

Negligence – economic loss

This recording deals with the circumstances in which a claimant can recover for economic loss suffered as a result of a defendant’s conduct.

Lecture

Liability for omissions

This recording covers the rules on omissions to act including where the omission is to prevent an act of a 3rd party.

Lecture

Causation and remoteness

This recording explains the rules on both causation of damage and when loss will be considered as too ‘remote’.

Lecture