• Entry
  • Reader's guide
  • Entries A-Z
  • Subject index

Ross, William David

The term prima facie duty literally means a “first appearance duty,” or some act that is at first blush or at a first glance a duty. A prima facie duty contrasts with “a duty sans phrase” or “a duty simpliciter, that is, a duty without qualification, or a pure ...

    • Loading...
    locked icon

    Sign in to access this content

    Get a 30 day FREE TRIAL

    • Watch videos from a variety of sources bringing classroom topics to life
    • Read modern, diverse business cases
    • Explore hundreds of books and reference titles