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The Differing Principles of Assessment of Damages in Tort and Contract (By Raphael Kok)

Monday, January 7th, 2008

For those in the legal fraternity, the question of whether a legal wrong has been committed in various situations predominantly occupies their concentration. This holds true, even purely in the civil context. When confronted with a problem, the question that immediately blazes in their mind is this: “Is there a breach of tortious duty or a breach of contract here?”