Louis and the Mechanical Beast or Josserand’s Contribution to Objective Liability in France
JUTRAS D., "Louis and the Mechanical Beast or Josserand’s Contribution to Objective Liability in France", in Tort Theory, K. Cooper-Stephenson and E.Gibson, eds, North York, Captus University Publications, 1993, 317-342.
The author focuses on the work of Louis Josserand, to study a vigourous debate engaged in by a handful of french legal scholars in the first forty years of the 20th century that eventually lead to the recognition of a new form of civil liability in inanimate things. The objective of this entreprise is to enrich our understanding of objective liability.
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