The elements in battery are an intentional act and causes harmful or offensive contact. To accuse someone of battery you have to have an intentional act. Dawn didn’t intentionally fall into Jason so he can’t use this claim to pursue battery against her. Also another element that has to be included battery is that it has to cause harmful or offensive contact. When dawn fell into Jason in the elevator he wasn’t harmed and she didn’t intentionally do the offensive contacts. So then Jason can’t sue Dawn for Battery because she doesn’t have any of the elements to do so.
The elements of false imprisonment are as fallows. The first element is it has to be an intentional act. Jason stands in front of the open elevator door for a minute to block Dawn in the elevator. So by doing that she could us this element against Jason as false imprisonment. But there is another element she has to consider before she can sue Jason for false