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Fall 2021
LAW015  C  TORTS

Course Description
TBD

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-23-2021 - 12-01-2021   MTR  2:05 PM-3:20 PM F309

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered once every academic year

Course Information

Credits: 4
Pass/Fail Option: No
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation:
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Course Delivery:
Residential
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s): None
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s): None
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: The Forms and Functions of Tort Law
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Kenneth S. Abraham
    Publisher: Foundation Press
    Edition: Fifth Edition
    ISBN: 9781634594516
      
  • Textbook Name: Tort Law and Alternatives: Cases and Materials
    Textbook Type: Hardcover
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Marc A. Franklin, Robert L. Rabin, Michael D. Green, Mark A. Geistfeld and Nora Freeman Engstrom
    Publisher: Foundation Press
    Edition: Eleventh Edition
    ISBN: 9781647084899
      
  
First Class Assignment(s):
  • Assignment: Our first class assignment will be: Abraham, The Forms and Functions of Tort Law (A): pp. 1-4 (attached).

    Material:
    1. Marc. A Franklin, Robert L. Rabin, Michael D. Green, and Mark A. Geistfeld, Tort Law and Alternatives: Cases and Materials (11th Edition 2021)

    2. Kenneth S. Abraham, The Forms and Functions of Tort Law (5th Edition 2017).

    Additional Information:
    Please read the attached Syllabus. Also attached is the First Class reading assignment.
      

    The Forms and Functions of Tort Law - Pages 1 - 4.pdf
    Torts Course Policies and Syllabus Fall 2021 I.pdf

 
Professor(s)

SCHEFFLER, GABE


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: gscheffler@law.miami.edu
Phone: 305-284-3616
Office: G467