Causation as an Element in Delict/Tort in Scots and Louisiana Law

Martin Hogg

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This chapter analyses the current state of causal doctrine in the two Mixed Legal system of Scotland and Louisiana, and makes suggestions as to how the law might be developed in each. The chapter was favourably reviewed by Prof Shael Herman, in Vol. 85, issue 4, of the Tulane Law Review (see S Herman, 'Odd Men In: The Fascinating Legal Kinship of Scotland and Louisiana').
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMixed Jurisdictions Compared
Subtitle of host publicationPrivate Law in Louisiana and Scotland
EditorsVernon Valentine Palmer, Elspeth Christie Reid
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Number of pages32
ISBN (Print)9780748638864
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Publication series

NameEdinburgh Studies in Law
PublisherEdinburgh University Press


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