Tort (CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) Legal-Aptitude): Questions 41 - 43 of 82

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Question number: 41

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The landmark case of Donoghue vs Stevenson is an important case in the law of torts. Which of the following torts is it related to?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Defamation

b.

Battery

c.

Negligence

d.

Conversion

Question number: 42

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The Gloucester Grammar School case is related primarily which of the following principles in the loss of torts?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Damnum sine injuria

b.

Ubi jus ibi remedium

c.

Injuria sine damnum

d.

None of the above

Question number: 43

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Appeared in Year: 2015

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PRINCIPLE: A master is liable for the acts committed by his servant in the course of employment. FACT: Sanjay is a driver working in Brookebond and Co. One day, the Manager asked him to drop a customer at the airport and get back at the earliest. On his way back from the airport, he happened to see his fiance Ruhina waiting for a bus to go home. He offered to drop her at home, which happened to be close to his office. She got into the car and soon thereafter; the car somersaulted due to the negligence of Sanjay. Ruhina was thrown out of the car and suffered multiple injuries. She seeks compensation from Brookebond and Co.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Brookebond and Co. , shall be liable, because Sanjay was in the course of employment at the time of accident

b.

Ruhina got into the car at her own risk, and therefore, she cannot sue anybody.

c.

Brookebond and Co. , shall not be liable, Sanjay was not in the course of employment when he took Ruhina inside the car.

d.

All of the above

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