Read Tubbs v. Argus, 225 N.E.2d (Ind. App. 2 Dist. 1967). Is there a general duty of care to help others? What was the basis for the Court’s decision that the defendant owed the plaintiff a duty to render assistance? Do you believe that there should be a duty to assist others even in the absence of a special duty?
You are expected to review and comment on at least two of your classmates’ responses. Topic 2: Malpractice
Read Loman v. Freeman, 890 N.E.2d 446 (Ill. 2008) (“Loman”). Within the Loman case read Restatement (Second) of Torts, Section 299A regarding the level of skill required of professionals with respect to malpractice cases and the Court’s discussion of the level of skill required of professionals.
Read the Helling v. Carey, 519 P.2d 981 (Wash. 1974). What was the Court’s basis for finding the defendant liable to the plaintiff? Is this consistent with the Restatement position?
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