If your dog was injured, you can establish a prima facie case against the other dog owner

Advice: if your dog was injured, you can establish a prima facie case against the other dog owner. If his dog was injured, he can establish a prima facie case against you. If there were injuries on both sides, the Liability Wizard will address how the compensation will be adjusted.

In the Liability section of the Case Brief Worksheet, answer “yes” to the strict liability question. Be sure to fill in the citation to the law. The Case Brief Worksheet is in Volume 3: Forms.

If the other guy’s dog was injured, he can use this same law to establish a case or defense against you. Note this in the section of the Case Brief Worksheet pertaining to Defenses.

If both dogs were injured, the Liability Wizard will tell you how each dog owner will be compensated. Keep going!

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