Widening Arena of Tort of Negligence in Times Of COVID-19

The law of torts is an ever-emerging field of law and the area under its ambit is continuously increasing. In the globalized world, the situation keeps on changing.[1] New torts keep on emerging as a result of increasing interactions between the people. COVID-19 has widened the area of the torts law by calling for lawsuitsContinue reading “Widening Arena of Tort of Negligence in Times Of COVID-19”

Liability Under Negligence for Transmitting Coronavirus

As coronavirus spreads across the world like a wildfire and with WHO declaring it as a pandemic[1], social distancing has become the new black. Many governments have imposed restrictions on movement by declaring complete lockdown and ordered people to maintain social distancing; in a few cases, people were asked to self-quarantine. Despite the order, thereContinue reading “Liability Under Negligence for Transmitting Coronavirus”