A tort is a civil wrong, proof of which entitles the injured person to a court award in money damages. The tort of negligence became established in the early part of the 20th century and is far and away the most commonly pleaded tort. Other examples of torts are private and public nuisance, defamation, and battery.
What is a tort?
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