Legal & Ethical Issues Mid Term Essay
Dill may recover $7,500 to cover the cost of the repairs if Bette failed to act as d. A reasonable person. . Reaching for a bottle of soda from a display in a Big Bargains store, Cody slips in a puddle of spilled soda and falls, suffering an injury. Bib’s employees are not aware of the spilled soda until Cody falls. In a suit against Big, Cody will most likely d. Win, because the spilled soda was foreseeable. 5. Caleb is driving a car in which Dona is a passenger when an accident occurs.
Caleb and Dona are emotionally rattled, but neither is physically hurt. Caleb is not liable to Dona on a negligence theory because d.
Dona was not injured. 6. Sam, an engineer, supervises the construction off new bridge. When the bridge collapses due to faulty construction, Sam is sued by those injured in the collapse. As a professional, Sam is held to the same standard of care as b. Other engineers.
7. Nick sees Opal, a stranger, in peril, but does not attempt to rescue her. Opal could successfully sue Nick for b nothing. 8. Driving his sport utility vehicle negligently, Bart crashes into a streetlight. The streetlight falls, smashing through the roof off house, killing Chris. But for Barb’s negligence, Chris would not have died.