And Justice for Some: Assessing the Need to Recognize the Child's Action for Loss of Parental Consortium

24 Ariz. St. L.J. 1321

71 Pages Posted: 27 Nov 2016

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Michael A. Mogill

Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law

Date Written: November 23, 2016

Abstract

This article explores the issue of a minor child's loss of parental consortium and whether courts recognize the cause of action. The article then explains other types of consortium, which has moved beyond spousal consortium as a cause of action in the common law.

Keywords: parental consortium, minor child, negligence, Villareal v. State Department of Transportation

JEL Classification: K3

Suggested Citation

Mogill, Michael A., And Justice for Some: Assessing the Need to Recognize the Child's Action for Loss of Parental Consortium (November 23, 2016). 24 Ariz. St. L.J. 1321, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2747137

Michael A. Mogill (Contact Author)

Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson Law ( email )

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Carlisle, PA 17013
United States

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