Week 3 Discussion - The Palsgraf Case, Plagiarism
Discussion Question 1: The Palsgraf Case
The landmark case in negligence law is Palsgraf vs. Long Island Railroad Co., 162 N.E. 99 (1928). Research this case. What does it say about the standards of negligence? Discuss the concept of contributory negligence. Complete the assignment in two to three paragraphs.
Discussion Question 2: Plagiarism
Plagiarism is a form of copyright infraction. Explain what plagiarism is. Give some examples of plagiarism. How can you avoid plagiarism when writing a research paper? Complete the assignment in two paragraphs.
- Post your response to the Discussion Area by the due date assigned. Respond to at least two posts by the end of the week.