Rediscovering a masterpiece is a pleasure awaiting readers of this newly updated edition of Fleming?s The Law of Torts. Used by generations of Judges, Lawyers and Academics, this new edition involved an outstanding author team of distinguished torts scholars. Major new developments include the impact of tort reform processes; the impact of human rights instruments on tort law; the contraction of liability, with the impact of civil liability legislation with its emphasis on personal autonomy; the new consumer law legislation; and the new uniform defamation code. The authors of the new edition preserve Professor Fleming?s scholarship while contributing their own insight. The result is clearly outstanding. This new edition is the must have resource for all practitioners and scholars of Tort law within the common law jurisdictions.