The coming hullabaloo about liability #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst

Jun 18, 03:03 AM
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Engraving of Gilbert and Sullivan's Trial by Jury.

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The coming hullabaloo about liability #in-the-time-of-the-virus. @RichardAEpstein @HooverInst
The administrative costs of any COVID-related tort system would be unbearably large, as would the error rate for determinations of liability and damages. There is a constant risk that defendants who have taken all the right precautions will still be required to pay damages.