© 2008

European Tort Law 2006

  • Editors
  • Helmut Koziol
  • Barbara C. Steininger
  • Must-have for all interested in the latest developments in the law of torts in Europe

  • Overview of important court practice, legislation and literature


Part of the Tort and Insurance Law book series (TIL, volume 2006)

Table of contents

  1. Reports

    1. Eoin Quill
      Pages 281-298
    2. Elena Bargelli, A. Legislation
      Pages 299-310
    3. Agris Bitāns
      Pages 311-321
    4. Herkus Gabartas, Milda Laučienė
      Pages 322-337
    5. Michael G. Faure, Ton Hartlief
      Pages 338-360
    6. Bjarte Askeland
      Pages 361-372
    7. Ewa Bagińska
      Pages 373-393
    8. André G. Dias Pereira
      Pages 394-408
    9. Anton Dulak
      Pages 409-416
    10. Rok Lampe
      Pages 417-428
    11. Albert Ruda
      Pages 429-455
    12. Håkan Andersson
      Pages 456-473
    13. Peter Loser
      Pages 474-486
    14. Bernhard A. Koch
      Pages 487-498
    15. Ken Oliphant
      Pages 499-513
  2. Further Contribution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 515-515
    2. Ionut Raduletu
      Pages 516-546
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 547-576

About this book


The European Tort Law Yearbook provides a comprehensive overview of the latest developments in tort law in Europe. It contains reports on most EU Member States, including the new Member States the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia. Furthermore, the Yearbook provides contributions from Norway and Switzerland, an overview of the developments in the field of EU law as well as a paper on Romanian tort law. In conclusion, a comparative summary reviews the essential aspects of all reports, which are written by scholars from the respective jurisdictions. Focusing on the year 2006, the authors critically report on important court decisions, present new legislation and provide a literature overview. In addition to the national reports, several essays on key topics in the field of tort law are included, most of which focus on questions of wrongful death.


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"...  Essential reading to keep up to date with developments in tort law." Agence Europe 25.6.2008

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