What are torts? Describe the three types and give their elements.
Please be very specific.
A tort is a civil wrong (as oppposed to a criminal wrong). It is usually compensated with money rather than by jail.
1. defendant has a duty to the plaintiff (special duty exists between a babysitter and a child)
2. defendant breached that duty (babysitter left the child alone and ...
The expert describes three types of torts and gives the elements. Torts are also defined.