negligence

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the state or quality of being negligent

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Neff and Gant effectively hold you cannot assert duplicative theories of imputed negligence in order to establish respondeat superior liability.
This possibility, perhaps more than anything else, shows that the negligence that is at issue in a negligent entrustment claim is that of the entrustor, and not just the imputed negligence of the entrustee.
The charts and other materials include very useful mnemonics, and the text covers such topics as the development of liability based upon fault, intentional interference with persons or property, privileges, negligence, causation in fact, proximate or legal cause, joint tortfeasors, limited duty, owners and occupiers of land, damages, wrongful death and survival, defenses, imputed negligence, strict liability, products' liability, nuisance, defamation, privacy, civil rights, misuse of legal procedure, misrepresentation, interference with advantageous relationships, unclassified torts, and compensation systems as substitutes for court law.
Negligent entrustment, on the other hand, does not arise out of the parties' relationship, nor does it rest on imputed negligence or on ownership or agency.
Muenster had the right to control and direct the performance of the nurses at the nursing home, there was no evidence of imputed negligence.