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Volume XI: Torts | Chapter 14 (1971): Traffic Accident Compensation: Law and Proposals

1. The practical importance of the problem in industrialized countries. – In industrialized countries other than those of planned economy, traffic accident compensation is certainly one of the most important problems confronting lawyers today. If the law of tort has become the daily concern of the courts and of practising lawyers, while at the same time being one of the most discussed subjects among academic lawyers, this is mainly…

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André Tunc, “Introduction”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 12 November 2019 <>
First published online: 2018

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