The issue of consent: For the plaintiff or defendant to prove in trespass to person?

Stickley, Amanda P. (2015) The issue of consent: For the plaintiff or defendant to prove in trespass to person? Australian Civil Liability, 12(5), pp. 90-92.

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In White v Johnston1 the vexed question of whether it is for a plaintiff to prove lack of consent to a trespass to person or for the defendant to establish consent as defence was considered. The court also considered the principles of assessing an award of exemplary damages...

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ID Code: 85336
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Torts Law, Trespass to person, consent, defence
ISSN: 1326-8945
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000) > LAW (180100) > Tort Law (180126)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Schools > School of Law
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2015 LexisNexis
Deposited On: 13 Jul 2015 22:51
Last Modified: 19 Jul 2015 00:20

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