Difference Between Tort and Breach Of Contract : Tort vs Breach Of Contract

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Difference Between Tort and Breach Of Contract : Tort vs Breach Of Contract

TortBreach of Contract
1Tort is uncodified Law.Breach of Contract is codified Law.
2In Tort duties imposed by Law towards community at large or persons generally (right in rem).In Breach Of Contract duty is imposed by parties or specific individual (right in personam).
3In Tort damage is unliquidated.In Breach Of Contract damage is liquidated.
4In Tort, law takes the motive into considerationIn Breach Of Contract Motive is irrelevant.
5Tort provides unlimited remedy.Breach Of Contract provides limited remedy.
6In tort, privity does not exist between community at large or persons generally.In Breach Of Contract privity exists between parties.