Kentavius Street Jersey November 2017 - Caleb Corneloup

Nathan Lovett Murray & Essendon Football Club Drug Saga

  Torts Assignment by Caleb Corneloup INTRODUCTION   This is a brief presenting the law and facts relating to Nathan Lovett Murray’s negligence claim against Essendon Football Club in respect of the mental harm he suffered. In this brief, the relevant facts are identified as well as the legal issues to be considered. This brief will establish that Essendon Football Club is vicariously liable for the acts of their employee Mr. Dank. It also contains a legal analysis regarding the existence of Mr. Dank’s duty of care to Nathan, including his duty to avoid causing mental harm. There is also a general outline and application of the standard of care owed, its breach and the cause of the harm. There is no discussion on the law of contributory negligence.  ...