Here you will find LL.B Part-III Law of Torts and Easement Past Paper Supplementary 2017. This Law of Torts and Easement paper is the fifth paper in the LL.B (5 years) Part-III examination. Find below the past paper of the Law of Torts and Easement Supplementary 2017.
Note: Attempt FOUR Questions from Part-I and ONE question from Part II. All questions carry equal marks.
Q1. When and how does the vicarious liability of an employer arise for the acts of his employee? Should one person be responsible for the acts of another?
Q2. What is the function of defamation in tort law and what is the difference between libel and slander?
Q3. Explain negligence and elaborate duty of care since it is not mere carelessness but only carelessness where there is a duty to care.
Q4. Law discourages the abuse of the legal process. What are the requirements of a suit for malicious prosecution and who takes the burden of proof in such cases?
Q5. Write notes on the following:
- Volentil fit injuria
- Act of God
- Private defense of person and property
Q6. Define nuisance and elaborate on the difference between negligence and nuisance.
Q7. Discuss the concept of death as extinguishing and creating liability.
Q8. Discuss the law regarding Damnum sine injuria sine damnum.
Q9. Discuss the concept of the prescriptive easement. On what grounds it is denied?
Q10. What are the different kinds of easements giving statutory reference where applicable?