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CUA Law Director, Law and Social Justice Initiatives and Professor J.P. "Sandy" Ogilvy published a book entitled Inside Torts: What Matters and Why. See below. 
 

Inside Torts: What Matters and Why

From: Legal Education
Date: February 2016

Inside Torts: What Matters and Why is a concise, clearly-written, and student-friendly guide to the principal topics covered in most first-year torts courses. It is designed to provide the fundamentals while, at the same time, identifying some of complexities of modern tort law. The goal of the book is to demystify the doctrine without oversimplifying it. 

Overviews briefly introduce the topics of each chapter. The detailed tables of contents provide a starting point for the student to begin his or her own course outline. FAQs identify common misconceptions and sort them out, and numerous Sidebars offer additional insights, study tips, and practice pointers. Chapter summaries and bolded key terms facilitate study and review by reminding students of the key concepts that are needed to perform well on examinations. “Connections” at the end of each chapter illustrate the interconnections between the topics, encouraging students to integrate their knowledge of torts.

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Sandy Ogilvy  

Director, Law and Social Justice Initiatives and Professor J.P. "Sandy" Ogilvy's Areas of Expertise

Clinical Legal Education

Experiential Education

Torts

Access to Justice

For additional information about our professors' areas of speciality, see his faculty profile page.