This Note analyzes D'Ambrosio v. Pennsylvania National Mutual Casualty Insurance Co. and the evolution of the doctrine of recovery for emotional distress caused by a breach of contract.
III. History of the Tort
IV. Actions for Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress
V. The New Tort for Breach of Contract
Leland B. Jones,
Insurers' Liability for Emotional Distress: D'Ambrosio v. Pennsylvania National Mutual Casualty Insurance Co., —Pa. Super. Ct.—, 396 A.2d 780 (1978),
58 Neb. L. Rev. 1167
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