Famous #1L torts case cartoon: Petition of Kinsman Transit

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Torts famous case drawing - Petition of Kinsman Transit

Torts famous case drawing - Petition of Kinsman Transit

An old case, but a famous one — this one from an icy Buffalo river, where a boat broke loose, caused havoc, and resulted in a classic Torts case that every first year law student in America has to study.

It is Petition of Kinsman Transit!

A law cartoon I drew to try to make sense of the rather convoluted fact pattern way back in my first year of Stanford Law School.

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