Federal Tort Claims Liability - Who Are United States Employees?

Author:
Livingston, James L., The Judge Advocate General's School, United States Army
Advisor:
Abstract:

SCOPE

An identification of persons who are "United States employees" for purposes of casting liability upon the United States under the respondeat superior principles of the Federal Tort Claims Act, by analyzing federal decisional law concerning: choice of federal or state law; characteristics of "federal agencies", of the "employment relationship," and the "contractor relationship"; application of the "loaned servant" doctrine and the dual employment status concept; the significance of source of compensation and supervision; and the consideration given to the degree of specificity of identification required.

Degree:
LLM (Master of Laws)
Keywords:
Government Liability, United States
Notes:

TJAGSA Thesis 1969 Livingston;

Published: 46 Mil. L. Rev. 99 (1969).;

Bibliography: leaf 63.

Language:
English
Rights:
All rights reserved (no additional license for public reuse)
Issued Date:
1969