Westermann Vs. Bermisa M. D. Case Study

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time for which the person is employed; (7) the method of payment, whether by the time or by the job; (8) whether or not the work is a part of the regular business of the employer; (9) whether or not the parties believe they are creating the relation of master and servant; and (10) whether the principal is or is not in business. A master is in many instances liable, under the theory of respondeat superior, for the torts of his servant, but not for those of an independent contractor.”
Additionally, the case regarding Westermann versus Bermisa M.D. was a popular case regarding a physician that had seen a patient for a chronic cough and chest pain, which they ran a chest x-ray and gave the patient a prescription for cough medicine to negligent

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