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Description: Tort law in India is a relatively new common law development, primarily based on the English law. In India, it is mainly administered through the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 and the Motors Vehicles Act, 1988. Rantanlal and Dhirajlal The Law of Torts extensively covers the latest developments in the field through exhaustive notes, and notable decisions of the Supreme Court and the High Courts. Tortious liabilities such as Negligence, Defamation, Trespass, Nuisance etc. have been thoroughly explained. Appendices containing Chapters VII-A and VIII of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1939, Chapters X, XI and XII of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 and the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 have been brought statutorily up to date with updated notes and case law references. A summary has been given at the end of the book, to provide a quick overview to the reader. Key Features of this Edition: Extensively covers the latest developments in the Law of Torts through exhaustive notes, and notable decisions of the Supreme Court and the High Courts. Tortious liabilities such as Negligence, Defamation, Trespass, Nuisance etc. have been thoroughly explained. The appendices contain notes on the provisions of Chapters VII-A and VIII of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1939; Chapters X, XI and XII of the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988; and the Consumer Protection Act, 1986. Summary given at the end of the book, to provide a quick overview to the reader. Thoroughly revised and updated; legislation and case law have been brought up-to-date. A clear and lucid hierarchy of headings has been provided to assist the reader.

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Author(s)Ratanlal and Dhirajlal
PublisherLexis Nexis
ISBN9788180388590
BindingHard Cover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2013