Regulating risk through private law /

Regulating Risk Through Private Law sets out, for nine significant legal systems, an overarching conception of risk in legal theory, particularly of the linked role of risk-taking in generating liability and in liability regulating risk. It examines and explains what risk-based reasoning adds to pri...

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Other Authors: Dyson, Matthew, 1982- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Intersentia, 2018.
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Table of Contents:
  • Risk and English tort law / Matthew Dyson
  • Risk and French private law / Véronique Wester-Ouisse, Simon Taylor and Duncan Fairgrieve
  • Risk in Swedish tort law : of models and muddles / Mia Carlssona nd Sandra Friberg
  • Risk and Italian private law / Nadia Coggiola and Bianca Gardella Tedeschi
  • Regulating risk through private law : the Spanish approach / Albert Ruda
  • How Dutch tort law responds to risks / Ivo Giesen, Elbert de Jong and Marlou Overheul
  • Risk and Chilean private law / Christián A. Banfi, María Paz Gatica and María Agnes Salah
  • Regulating rish through private law : South Africa / Anton Fagan and Helen Scott
  • Risk and Brazilian private law / Bernardo Bissoto Queiroz de Moraes, Ignacio Maria Poveda Velasco, Otavio Luiz Rodrigues Junion and Eduardo Tomasevicius Filho
  • legal risk in international commercial disputes / Richard Fentiman
  • Medical accidents and pharmaceutical products liability in France / Simon Taylor, Duncan Fairgrieve, and Véronique Wester-Ouisse
  • Bearing and sharing risk in the Swedish welfare state / Cyril Holm
  • Modernisation and risk regulation in the Italian food sector / Michele Graziadei
  • Motor vehicle accidents caused by game wandering onto Spanish roads / Albert Ruda
  • Dutch tort law at the crossroads : judicial regulation of health and environmental risks / Elbert de Jong
  • Sub terra : risks in the Chilean mining industry / Christián A. Banfi, María Paz Gatica and María Agnes Salah
  • Constitutionalising rights and reacting to risk in South Africa / Alistair Price
  • Regulating risk in Brazil : resort to general clauses / Bernardo Bissoto Queiroz de Moraes, Ignacio Maria Poveda Velasco, Otavio Luiz Rodrigues Junion and Eduardo Tomasevicius Filho
  • What does risk-reasoning do in tort law? Matthew Dyson
  • Epilogue : what does risk-reasoning tell us about tort law? / Jenny Steel.