These are lecture notes on the law of nuisance and the rule in Rylands v Fletcher. The document looks at the various forms of nuisance, who can sue, who can be sued, how liability arises, the controversies, the defences available to the defendant, and the remedies available to the plaintiff. The relevance of the Human Rights Act of 1998 is also examined.
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