What is Tort ?
A wrongful act, not including a breach of contract or trust, thatresults in injury to another's person, property, reputation, or thelike, and for which the injured party is entitled tocompensation.
Tort law deals with situations where a person's behavior hasunfairly caused someone else to suffer loss or harm.
A tort is not necessarily an illegal act but causes harm andtherefore the law allows anyone who is harmed to recover theirloss.
A tort may be defined as a civil wrong independent of contractfor which the appropriate remedy is an action for un liquidateddamages. A claim in tort may be brought by anyone who hassuffered loss