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Tort Law

Tort Law

Course Number: LAW X439

3 units

Torts covered include:

  • Negligence
  • Medical malpractice
  • Misrepresentation
  • Defamation
  • Privacy
  • Unfair competition
  • Products liability
  • Wrongful termination
  • Assault and battery
  • Malicious prosecution

Available Sections

Starting Sep 30

192CPL006

Starting Sep 30
192CPL006

Course Fees

$505 Early Bird Discount ends on Sep 20
$555 after Sep 20

Instructor

Barry Hofeld [ bio ]

close [x] Barry C. Hofeld, J.D., is a retired senior Riverside County Deputy District Attorney, with 30 years of prosecution experience, over 100 jury trials including numerous homicides. He has had supervisory assignments in drug court, enforcement of child custody orders, and the complaints division. He has taught criminal law, fundamentals of law, torts, and evidence at UCR Extension and elsewhere since 1996.

Schedule:

Mon 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Sep 30 - Nov 4, 2019

Mon 6:00 pm-9:00 pm
Nov 18 - Dec 9, 2019

10 Meetings

Location:

UCR Extension Center

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Section Notes:

None.

Textbook:

Mandatory
"Personal Injury and the Law of Torts for Paralegals"
Emily Lynch Morrissette
ISBN: 978-1454873495

Prerequisites

LAW X430, Fundamentals of Law for the Legal Professional, may be taken concurrently. Prior familiarity with case briefings (summarizing) methods and basic legal research materials (legal encyclopedias, digests, and case reports) is recommended.

Applicable Certificates

Available Sections

Riverside

Section No.: 192CPL006

Dates: Sep 30 - Nov 4, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Dates: Nov 18 - Dec 9, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm-9:00 pm

Instructor: Barry Hofeld

Textbook: Mandatory
"Personal Injury and the Law of Torts for Paralegals"
Emily Lynch Morrissette
ISBN: 978-1454873495

Location: UCR Extension Center

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