TITLE

TAKING A BULLET: ARE COLLEGES EXPOSING THEMSELVES TO TORT LIABILITY BY ATTEMPTING TO SAVE THEIR STUDENTS?

AUTHOR(S)
Hoffman, Eric A.
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
Georgia State University Law Review;Winter2013, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p539
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the effect of implementation of threat assessment teams and behavioral intervention in universities that are liable for a third party suicide and violence. It reflects different theories related to courts that have been applied to college tort liability and an examination of the responsibilities and best practices of threat assessment teams. It suggests a standard by which assessment of institutional liability is done by courts.
ACCESSION #
86435061

 

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