Ga. Code § 51-1-1

Current through 2019-2020 Chapter 609
Section 51-1-1 - Tort defined

A tort is the unlawful violation of a private legal right other than a mere breach of contract, express or implied. A tort may also be the violation of a public duty if, as a result of the violation, some special damage accrues to the individual.

OCGA § 51-1-1