Lewis N. Klar, Bruce Feldthusen, and Allen M. Linden
Designed as an introduction for tort law students, this book offers a probing analysis of basic concepts and an examination of the everyday human problems that this area of law addresses. The Honourable Allen M. Linden and Professors Lewis N. Klar and Bruce Feldthusen bring to bear a wealth of experience in the classroom and from the bench to guide students through this fundamental aspect of the Canadian judicial tradition.
About the Author:
Bruce Feldthusen is best known for his internationally recognized treatise Economic Negligence, now in its fifth edition, relied upon frequently by the Supreme Court of Canada. He has also published extensively about the law of personal injury and punitive damages, and about the use of tort law to advance the interests of survivors of sexual abuse. This multidisciplinary research includes extensive interviewing and publication of how survivors themselves experience the legal compensation processes. Professor Feldthusen was the research director for the Ontario Law Reform Commission’s 1989 study on Exemplary Damages which has been cited with approval and adopted in many common law jurisdictions in Canada and abroad. He has also written in the area of equality theory, and human rights law.