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Difference between an intentional tort and negligence

Please provide an explanation of how an intentional tort differs from negligence.

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An intentional tort is a category of torts that describes a civil wrong resulting from an intentional act on the part of the tortfeasor. The term negligence tort, on the other hand, pertains to a tort that simply results from the failure of the tortfeasor to take sufficient care in fulfilling a duty owed. To clarify a bit ...

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This solution provides the learner an understanding of the difference between an Intentional Tort vs. Negligence.

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