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Question number: 249

» Law: Nature and Classification

Appeared in Year: 2010

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Question

Ipso Facto means

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

By the same sources

b.

By reason of first fact

c.

By the way

d.

In place of

Question number: 250

» Law: Nature and Classification

Appeared in Year: 2009

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Question

A person ‘dying intestate’ means he

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Died without a son

b.

Died without any property

c.

Died without making a will

d.

Died without legal heirs

Question number: 251

» Tort

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Question

PRINCIPLES: Vicarious liability is the liability of the Master or Principal for the tort committed by his servant or agent, provided the tort is committed in the course of employment. The Master or Principal is not liable for private wrongs of the servant/agent.

FACTS: `X’ hands over some cash money at his house to `Y’, who is his (X’s) neighbor and is also, cashier in a bank, to be deposited in A’s account in the bank. Instead of depositing the money, `Y’ misappropriates it.

Which of the following statements depicts correct legal position in this given situation?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The bank would not be liable because `Y’ did not do any wrong

b.

The bank would be vicariously liable because `Y’ was the employee of the bank

c.

The bank would be liable because `Y’ acted as bank’s agent

d.

The bank would not be liable because `Y’ did not do any wrong in the course of his employment

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