CP Review - Torts

CP Review - Torts

CLE Hours: 
1.0
CLE Credit: 
Substantive

This session will assist those in taking the Certified Paralegal Exam review for the torts portion of the knowledge exam. The session offers a broad and basic view of the fundamentals of torts.
 
The session will include discussions in the areas of:

  • Definitions of a tort, including the difference between a tort and a criminal act
  • How and where different types of cases are filed and tried
  • Intentional torts, negligence, and strict liability
  • The Federal Torts Claim Act
  • How common law and state statutory law define the boundaries of tort law
Instructor(s): 
Barbara E. Mills, ACP