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The law of intervening causation
(2008)
  • Douglas Hodgson, The University of Notre Dame Australia
Abstract
This volume provides a comprehensive and systematic study of the law of intervening causation (novus actus interveniens) to present an analysis of this particular judicial limitation of liability device. The work provides a structure from which to formulate core general legal principles and identify the various legal tests utilized by the courts. The book comprises of a comparative examination and analysis of the intervening causation case-law from England, Canada, the USA, Australia/New Zealand, and Ireland.
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Publication Date
2008
Publisher
Ashgate
ISBN
9780754673668
Citation Information
Hodgson, D. (2008). The law of intervening causation. Ashgate, Burlington, VT