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Walter van Gerven, Pierre Larouche and Jeremy Lever, Cases, Materials and Text on National, Supranational and International Tort Law (Oxford, Hart Publishing, 2000) xcix + 969 pp. (ISBN 1-84113-139-3)

Cover Text

This is the complete version of the Casebook on Tort Law, part of which was already published in 1998 under the title Tort Law: Scope of Protection. Additional subjects covered in this book include the tort/contract divide, causation, remedies, fault and unlawfulness, liability for others, liability not based on fault as well as defences. It is part of the "Casebooks for the Common Law of Europe" series, developed for use throughout Europe and aimed at those who teach, learn or practice law with a comparative or European perspective. Readers will find therein leading cases, legislation and other materials from the legal traditions within Europe, with focus on English, French and German law as the main representatives of those traditions. Materials are chosen and ordered so as to foster comparative study, and complemented with annotations and comparative overviews prepared by a multinational team. The whole Casebook is in English.

Table of Contents

Click on a chapter in the left-hand menu to access its detailed table of contents. The tables lead to the original language versions of translated excerpts and to ca. 500 pages of additional text complementing the printed edition of the Casebook.

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Previous and Next Editions

This is the complete version of the Casebook on Tort Law, part of which was already published in 1998 under the title Tort Law: Scope of Protection. A second revised edition of this Casebook is currently in preparation.