Read a case and answers the question:
Who is the plaintiff?
Who is the defendant?
Is the litigation civil or criminal?
What remedies are sought?
What is the result in the trial court?
and/or the appellate court,
What happened? Briefly state the facts relevant to the decision.
What rules of law are applicable?
Issues: What issue(s) is/are presented for decision? (The answer to this will give insights into the real issues involved.)
What are the decisions? Who won, and what did he/she win?
What general rule does the case lay down?
What reason does the court give to justify its decision?
Are there concurring or dissenting opinions, what do they say? If none; N/A.
What key legal terms were used and what do they mean?
1. What problems or advantages does this present for the Safety Professional?
2..What implications does this present for the Safety Professional?