Definition of Tortious. Meaning of Tortious. Synonyms of Tortious

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Tortious. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Tortious and, of course, Tortious synonyms and on the right images related to the word Tortious.

Definition of Tortious

Tortious
Tortious Tor"tious, a. [From Tort.] 1. Injurious; wrongful. [Obs.] ``Tortious power.' --Spenser. 2. (Law) Imploying tort, or privat injury for which the law gives damages; involing tort.

Meaning of Tortious from wikipedia

- loss or harm, resulting in legal liability for the person who commits the tortious act. It can include intentional infliction of emotional distress, negligence...
- Tortious interference, also known as intentional interference with contractual relations, in the common law of torts, occurs when one person intentionally...
- pursue legal relief and damages if it arises in connection with their own tortious act. Particularly relevant in the law of contract, tort and trusts, ex...
- Gibson's Bakery v. Oberlin College is an Ohio legal case concerning libel, tortious interference and infliction of distress. The case began with an incident...
- tortious conduct can be held jointly and severally liable for economic losses. A defendant who bears responsibility for an injury but whose tortious conduct...
- liability on a party without a finding of fault (such as negligence or tortious intent). The claimant need only prove that the tort occurred and that the...
- apprehends a battery.' Three elements must be established in order to establish tortious ****ault: first, there must be a positive act by the defendant; second,...
- DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF...
- precedent for United States federal courts to punish non-American citizens for tortious acts committed outside the United States that were in violation of public...
- liable. A common misconception involves the liability of the employee for tortious acts committed within the scope and authority of their employment. Although...