The ambassadors remarked his negligence, and his ministers complained of it.
In case a client has suffered damage owing to the negligence of the advocate, the latter can be made responsible.
An arbitrator is not liable to be sued for want of skill or for negligence in conducting the arbitration (Pappa v.
At the same time a passenger crossing the highway is also bound to use due care in avoiding vehicles, and the mere fact of a driver being on the wrong side of the road would not be evidence of negligence in such a case.
It can scarcely be doubted that the favour which was at once accorded to the views of Malthus in certain circles was due in part to an impression, very welcome to the higher ranks of society, that they tended to relieve the rich and powerful of responsibility for the condition of the working classes, by showing that the latter had chiefly themselves to blame, and not either the negligence of their superiors or the institutions of the country.