Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress.

Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

The tort of intentional infliction of emotional distress can often crop up in employment actions. Draft a three-page paper on the tort of intentional infliction of emotional distress in employment. Use the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals as the jurisdiction. In your paper include the following: •How the Ninth Circuit defines the tort? •What elements must be proven to state a case? •What defenses are available to the employer? In your opinion, why can an intentional infliction of emotional distress claim be added to an employment discrimination claim?

Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress