1 Elements and Case Citations
The tort has four elements:
- extreme and outrageous conduct;
- intent to cause, or disregard of a substantial probability of causing, severe emotional distress;
- a causal connection between the conduct and injury; and
- severe emotional distress.
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- The rest of the elements for this cause of action;
- The citations to the most recent state and federal court cases citing the cause of action;
- The statute of limitations; and
- The defenses to this cause of action.