For your session-long project, you will be performing a case study analysis. The case was first discussed in module 1 SLP. The case you are using is the Robert Courtney case. The analysis will be divided into five parts, one part for each module. The framework for the Session Long Project and for generally conducting the case study: Module 1 “ Criminal Law/Contract Law Module 2 “ Tort Law Module 3 “ Vicarious Liability Module 4 “ Role of Allied Health Professionals Module 5 “ Patient Consent/Patient Rights and Responsibilities/End of Life MODULE 3 ASSIGNMENT: For this Module you will need to complete the following tasks. This section will be added to the end of your Module 2 submission. Identify and discuss the concept of vicarious liability. Based upon your research and assessment of the case, is there sufficient evidence to suggest that this concept can be substantiated in this case? Explain why or why not? In this case, what organizational parties could be held liable and why? Are there any grounds to find the patients liable? Session Long Project Assignment Expectations Length: SLP assignments should be at least 2 to 3 pages in length, double-spaced. References: At least two references should be included from academic sources (e.g. peer-reviewed journal articles).
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