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What does concurrent causes mean?
concurrent causes – When multiple acts would have independently produced the same harm and satisfy causation. Concurrent causes create joint and several liability. Under the theory of joint and several liability—the plaintiff could decide to sue, or collect from, just one defendant (who could then seek contribution from joint tortfeasors).
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