Comparing Tort and Crime: Learning from across and within by Matthew Dyson

By Matthew Dyson

The fields of tort and crime have a lot in universal in perform, quite in how they either attempt to reply to wrongs and keep an eye on destiny behaviour. regardless of this commonality actually, attention-grabbing problems have hitherto no longer been resolved approximately how criminal platforms co-ordinate (or depart wild) the border among tort and crime. what's the goal of tort legislations and legal legislation, and the way do you inform the variation among them? Do legal attorneys and civil legal professionals cause and argue within the comparable manner? Are the principles on capability, consent, fault, causation, secondary legal responsibility or defences a similar in tort as in crime? How do the foundations of approach function for every quarter? Are there issues of overlap? while, how and why do tort and crime engage? This quantity systematically solutions those and different questions for 8 criminal structures: England, France, Germany, Sweden, Spain, Scotland, the Netherlands and Australia.

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