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Case Blurb: Pension Comm. of the Univ. of Montreal Pension Plan; Gross Negligence Defined

Posted by rjbiii on March 1, 2010

“Gross negligence has been described as a failure to exercise even that care which a careless person would use.” According to a leading treatise — Prosser & Keeton on Torts — most courts find that gross negligence is something more than negligence “and differs from ordinary negligence only in degree, and not in kind.”

Pension Comm. of the Univ. of Montreal Pension Plan v. Banc of Am. Secs, LLC, 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 4546 at *9 (S.D.N.Y. Jan. 15, 2010)

Case Summary is here.

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