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(law) any wrongdoing for which an action for damages may be brought
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alienation of affection
a tort based on willful and malicious interference with the marriage relation by a third party without justification or excuse
invasion of privacy
the wrongful intrusion by individuals or the government into private affairs with which the public has no concern
a wrongful interference with the possession of property (personal property as well as realty), or the action instituted to recover damages
trespass that is not transient or intermittent but continues as long as the offending object remains
trespass de bonis asportatis
an action brought to recover damages from a person who has taken goods or property from its rightful owner
trespass on the case
an action brought to recover damages from a person whose actions have resulted indirectly in injury or loss
trespass quare clausum fregit
the defendant unlawfully enters the land of the plaintiff
trespass viet armis
trespass with force and arms resulting in injury to another's person or property
activity that transgresses moral or civil law
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