Causation In Tort

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Definition: Causation In Tort



Full Definition of Causation In Tort


The issue of causation, that is, whether the claimant’s loss or injury can justly be attributed to the defendant’s wrongful acts, is important in a number of areas of tort law, in particular trespass to the person, and Negligence. See causation in negligence for more details.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Causation In Tort are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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