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Email

st277@cam.ac.uk

College Contact Details

Room: Girton College, B2

Tel: 01223 337022

MA, PhD (Cantab); Barrister (Inner Temple)
Lecturer in Private Law; Examinations Secretary

Interests

Legal History, Tort Law, Contract Law, Roman Law, Comparative Law 

 

CV / Biography

Stelios Tofaris is Brenda Hale Fellow in Law at Girton College, Cambridge, and Lecturer in Private Law in the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge. He read law (BA, PhD) at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. In 2018, he was awarded a University of Cambridge Pilkington Prize for Excellence in University Teaching.

Publications

 

Books

"Hepple and Matthews' Tort Law: Cases and Materials" (Hart) 7th Edition

Co-Author/s:
David Howarth, Martin Matthews, Jonathan Morgan, Janet O'Sullivan
Published:
Oct 2015
Publisher:
Hart
ISBN 13:
9781849465557

Articles

"Commercial Construction of Exemption Clauses" [2019] Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly (forthcoming)

Citation:
[2019] Lloyd's Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly (forthcoming)
Published:
May 2019

"The Negligence Liability of Local Authorities for Failure to Protect Children from Abuse: Where to Draw the Line?" (2018) 34 Professional Negligence 190

Citation:
(2018) 34 Professional Negligence 190
Published:
Dec 2018

"Negligence Liability for Omissions and the Police" [2016] 75 Cambridge Law Journal 128

Co-Author/s:
Sandy Steel
Citation:
[2016] 75 Cambridge Law Journal 128
Published:
Mar 2016

"Trust Law Goes East: The Transplantation of Trust Law in India and Beyond" (2015) 36 Journal of Legal History 299

Citation:
(2015) 36 Journal of Legal History 299
Published:
Dec 2015

Book Chapters

"The Regulation of Unfair Terms in Indian Contract Law: Past, Present and Future" in , Studies in the Contract Laws of Asia III: Contents of Contract and Unfair Terms (Oxford University Press ), pp. (forthcoming )

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Pages:
(forthcoming )
Published Date:
Aug 2019

Case Notes

Duty of Care in Negligence: A Return to Orthodoxy? [2018] 77 CLJ 454

Published:
Nov 2018

Vicarious Liability and Non-Delegable Duty for Child Abuse in Foster Care: A Step Too Far? (2016) 79 Modern Law Review 884-900

Published:
Sep 2016

Rylands v Fletcher Restricted Further [2013] 72 CLJ 11

Published:
Apr 2013

Negligence liability of public bodies: Locating the interface between public and private law [2011] 70 CLJ 294

Published:
Jul 2011

Who pays for the sub-contractor's negligence? Vicarious liability and liability for "extra-hazardous" activities re-examined [2010] 69 CLJ 13

Published:
Mar 2010

Damages for sewage smells in nuisance and under the Human Rights Act 1998 [2009] 68 CLJ 273

Published:
Mar 2010

Ironing out the law of limitation for tort actions [2008] 67 CLJ 463

Published:
Mar 2010