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TORTS CH 8

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RELIEF FROM DISTRESS; COMPENSATION FOR A LOSS OR INJURY REDRESS
INTENDED AS A REMEDY REMEDIAL
CONSISTING OF MONEY OR THAT WHICH CAN BE VALUE IN MONEY PECUNIARY
A PAYMENT TO MAKE UP FOR A WRONG COMMITTED AND RETURN THE NONBREACHING PARTY TO A POSITION WHERE THE EFFECT OR THE BREACH HAS BEEN NEUTRALIZED COMPENSATORY DAMAGES
DAMAGE TO ONE'S ABILITY TO EARN WAGES IN THE FUTURE AND RECOVERABLE AS AN ELEMENT OF DAMAGE IN TORT ACTIONS LOSS OF EARNING CAPACITY
THOSE THAT NORMALLY WOULD BE ANTICIPATED IN A SIMILAR ACTION GENERAL DAMAGES
DAMAGES THAT ARISE NATURALLY OR ORDINARILY FROM AN INJURY, BREACH OF CONTRACT OR BREACH OF DUTY DIRECT DAMAGES
THOSE DAMAGES INCURRED BEYOND AND IN ADDITION TO THE GENERAL DAMAGES SUFFERED AND EXPECTED IN SIMILAR CASES SPECIAL DAMAGES
DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE BREACH THAT ARE NATURAL AND FORESEEABLE RESULTS OF THE BREACHING PARTY'S ACTIONS CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
DAMAGES AWARDED IN SOME JURISDICTIONS FOR THE LOSS OF ENJOYMENT OF LIFE HEDONIC DAMAGES
A SMALL AMOUNT OF MONEY GIVEN TO A NONBREACHING PARTY AS A TOKEN AWARD TO ACKNOWLEDGE THE FACT OF THE BREACH NOMINAL DAMAGES
AN AMOUNT OF MONEY AGREED UPON IN THE ORIGINAL CONTRACT AS A REASONABLE ESTIMATION OF THE DAMAGES TO BE RECOVERED BY THE NONBREACHING PARTY. THIS AMOUNT IS SET FORTH IN THE CONTRACT SO THE PARTIES HAVE A CLEAR IDEA OF THE RISK OF BREACH LIQUIDATED DAMAGES
THE AMOUNT THAT A WILLING BUYER WOULD PAY FOR AN ITEM THAT A WILLING SELLER WOULD ACCEPT FAIR MARKET VALUE
A CLAIM FLIED, MADE BY THE PLAINTIFF'S SPOUSE, FOR THE LOSS OF COMPANIONSHIP IN MARRIAGE CAUSED BY THE INJURIES LOSS OF CONSORTIUM
AN AMOUNT OF MONEY AWARDED TO A NONBREACHING PARTY THAT IS NOT BASED ON THE ACTUAL LOSSES INCURRED BY THAT PARTY, BUT AS A PUNISHMENT TO THE BREACHING PARTY FOR THE COMMISSION OF AN INTENTIONAL WRONG PUNITIVE DAMAGES
A LAWSUIT INVOLVING A LARGE GROUP OF PLAINTIFFS WHO HAVE BEEN CERTIFIED BY A COURT AS HAVING MUTUAL INTERESTS, COMMON CLAIMS, AND A REPRESENTATIVE PLAINTIFF WHO WILL PURSUE THE ACTION ON THE BASIS OF THE ENTIRE GROUP CLASS ACTION
TO LESSEN IN INTENSITY OR AMOUNT MITIGATE
TWO OR MORE PERSONS JOINTLY OR SEVERALLY LIABLE IN TORT FOR THE SAME INJURY TO THE PLAINTIFF OR THE PLAINTIFF'S PROPERTY JOINT TORTFEASORS
SHARED RESPONSIBILITY, APPORTIONED BETWEEN ALL OF THE DEFENDANTS, BUT IN NO CASE CAN THE PLAINTIFF RECOVER MORE THAN 100 PERCENT OF THE DAMAGES AWARDED JOINT AND SEVERAL LIABILITY
A DISCHARGE FROM THE PARTIES' PERFORMANCE OBLIGATIONS THAT ACKNOWLEDGES THE DISPUTE BUT FORGOES CONTRACTUAL REMEDIES RELEASE
A RECOMPENSE OR PAYMENT; COMPENSATION CONSIDERATION
THE PROMISE UPON WHICH THE CONTRACT RESTS COVENANT
PAYMENT OF A SHARE OF AN AMOUNT FOR WHICH ONE IS LIABLE AS A SHARED PAYMENT OF A JUDGEMENT BY JOINT TORTFEASORS, ESPECIALLY ACCORDING TO PROPORTIONAL FAULT CONTRIBUTION
COMPENSATION FOR DAMAGE, LOSS, OR INJURY SUFFERED INDEMNITY
THE RIGHT TO SUE IN THE NAME OF ANOTHER SUBROGATION
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