Your task is to find a Canadian online news story about a serious incident or accident. You will provide a link to this story in your assignment. Use a freely accessible website such as CBC News (http://www.cbc.ca/news/) or Globe and Mail (http://www.theglobeandmail.com) or CTV News (http://www.ctvnews.ca/).
You will then write a 4 to 6 page (1.5 spacing) analysis which contains 2 arguments:
(1) On behalf of the potential plaintiff(s), an argument that a lawsuit for negligence could be successful against one or more businesses or individuals mentioned in the story; and
(2) On behalf of the potential defendant(s), an argument that a successful defense could be proven in court, if the plaintiff sues.
The argument for the plaintiff must describe the elements of the tort of negligence and how they apply to the facts. The argument for the defense and must identify possible defenses and describe how they apply or do not apply.