Labour Law 1: Module 3

Ifelaja, C. A. (Charles Adebayo)

Learning Object

At the end of this unit, you should be able to: • discuss vicarious liability in relation to labour law • discuss employer’s vicarious liability for the tort of his employees • mention the situations that will naturally give rise to the vicarious liability of the employer towards the victims of the acts and omissions of his employee and the exceptions thereof • discuss the Nigeria labour law as fashioned after that of the United Kingdom • examine those various means by which employers of labour both under the common law and equity have determined the contract of employment of their employees over the years.

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National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)

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