The Paisley Snail: Donoghue v. Stevenson

This case provides an excellent look into civil law and negligence. Designed for Law 12 as well as university and college students taking law courses, this entertaining video helps students understand the role of the courts in making laws. A teacher’s guide is included.

View the teacher's guide online

Reflections on the Paisley Snail is an article that appeared in the July 2014 edition of the ADVOCATE. Written by David Hay, the video's co-producer and co-director, the article describes how the video was made and the legal importance of that little snail in Paisley, Glasgow.

Watch the video below.