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Apr 5, 2021

Welcome back to the Law School Toolbox podcast! Today, we're discussing the elements of two intentional torts - namely, assault and battery. We also cover specific scenarios demonstrating when these torts can occur.

In this episode we discuss:

  • Unpacking the elements of assault and battery
  • Are threatening words enough to be considered an assault?
  • Some less obvious situations where harmful or offensive bodily contact can occur
  • Different scenarios to help you remember the rules
  • Going through a fact pattern from the February 2016 California bar exam Torts essay
  • How to analyze intentional tort questions


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Alison & Lee