Introduces the substantive law of torts and remedies including intentional and quasi-intentional torts, negligence, strict liability, and workers' compensation. Defenses, privileges, and immunities also will be studies. The course also will focus on paralegal duties of interviewing, investigation, file management, liaison duties, and trial support for common personal injury litigation.
Prerequisite: C or better in PLGL 130.
(PCS 1.2, 3 credit hours, 3 hours lecture, 0 hours lab)