Litigating the Employment Tort Case

A Guide for Plaintiff and Defense Attorneys

Publisher: Tort and Insurance Practice Section American

Written in English
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  • Employers" liability,
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ContributionsAmerican Bar Association. Tort and Insurance Practice Section (Corporate Author), Daniel J. Rose (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages143
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Open LibraryOL8698556M
ISBN 101570739404
ISBN 109781570739408

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