Q: Provide a scenario of legal negligence and explain which elements of negligence are factors in the scenario.
A: The most common scenario of negligence (lack of due care judged by professional standards) is failing to diligently pursue legal matters, including failure to file timely lawsuits. Many lawyers do not use modern software for tracking cases, etc. The damage which occurs is the value of the matter (judged as if the case were timely handled), plus possible extra damages like emotional distress or attorney’s fees as a consequence of the negligence.
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