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Are there any potential issues of contributory negligence in an accidental gunshot wound case which occurred while hunting?
Can the conduct/intent of one joint tortfeasor be somehow transferred to another (insured) joint tortfeasor for application of an exclusion purposes?
Explain how a client can be held to be contributorily negligent in professional negligence matters involving lawyers.
How has a plaintiff's contributory negligence in a dog bite case been judicially considered?
If a tortfeasor is partly liable (e.g., even if just 1%) as the occupier of premises, can the plaintiff recover all of his or her damages from the tortfeasor through Alberta's Contributory Negligence Act?
Is a driver contributorily negligent for a motor vehicle accident where she straddled the dividing line very briefly, with no oncoming traffic?
Is there case law regarding contributory negligence of an intoxicated passenger who fell off a motorcycle?
Is there contributory negligence in the context of a prison assault, where the plaintiff victim fails to advise the officials of a threat to his safety?
Should a jury be instructed in respect of joint and several liability?
What case law is available where a rear-ending driver was found to have contributory negligence in circumstances where a driver creates an emergency situation by parking on the road?
What is the amount of contributory negligence courts have attributed to an intoxicated pedestrian hit by a motor vehicle on a highway?
What is the impact on damages of an individual failing to wear a seatbelt and subsequently suffering a knee injury in a motor vehicle accident?
What is the law respecting contributory negligence and apportionment of liability between a defendant occupier and an independent contractor who fell from a ladder?
What is the law respecting contributory negligence and apportionment of liability to a defendant occupier in your client's situation?
What is the law respecting contributory negligence and apportionment of liability to a defendant occupier where the plaintiff is injured on a service call when he fell from a ladder that was not being held by an employee of the occupier?
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