Project

The Action Per Quod Servitium Amisit (1986)

Project Status: LRC Reports
Project Contact: British Columbia Law Institute
Telephone Number: (604) 822-0142
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Overview

Keywords: per quod servitium amisit; master; servant; employer; employee; injury; damages; special; general; husband; wife; consortium; parent; child; compensation; relational; proprietary; interest; service; loss; liability; wage; minor

The action per quod servitium amisit (“whereby he lost the service [of his servant]”) permits a person to recover damages for the loss of service from a person who injures the plaintiff's servant. This action has its roots in medieval England. This project considers whether it should or should not be retained as part of the law of British Columbia.

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Reports

89. Report on The Action Per Quod Servitium Amisit

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89. Report on the Action Per Quod Servitium Amisit

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Backgrounders

Report on the Action per quod Servitium Amisit

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