aggravated damages

aggravated damages

in England, in certain cases, the court can consider the defendant's conduct in fixing the damages to take into account the injury to the plaintiff's dignity and pride.
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But in a later hearing, the footballer was ordered to pay [euro]150,000 in general damages, [euro]50,000 in aggravated damages and [euro]32,000 in medical expenses in addition to the remorse payment.
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Galaxy Transportation and Construction Services Ltd, Engr Babagana Dalori, has dragged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) before the Federal High Court in Abuja, seeking N50 billion as aggravated damages for his unlawful detention since March 2019.
Mohamad Amirul Amin sought general damages, special damages for pain and suffering, aggravated damages and other relief deemed fit by the court.
Rush was awarded $850,000 in general and aggravated damages plus more than $1m for past economic loss, $919,678 in future economic loss and $42,000 in interest, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation reports.
He accepted that Mr Oliver suffered hurt feelings from the publication but was not persuaded the hurt was "grave", and did not award aggravated damages. Costs will be decided at a further hearing today.
They also sought declarations that the Martins were entitled to recover $21 million from Second Chance Homes in compensatory and aggravated damages for the actions leading to DeBrodie's death.
2 billion in full, the amount had accumulated interest to Sh8.5 billion by the time the latest judgment was made.The Sh8.5 billion claim included Sh2.4 billion in lost and unearned revenue, Sh860 million general damages, S30 million aggravated damages, Sh275 million special damages, Sh247 million as revenue collected by KAA between 2005 and 2011 from advertising concessions granted to third parties and Sh5 million lost income from rent in 2011.Justice Torgbor allowed Pattni to charge interest at court rates from the date of the first default on the outstanding amount, until paid in full.
Quill said the media organizations were appealing Justice John Dixon's decision to award Wilson Aus$3.9 million (US$3.1 million) in special damages and Aus$650,000 in general and aggravated damages.
The media companies are worried the decision to award Wilson $650,000 in general and aggravated damages - when general damages are supposed to be capped at $389,500 - will lead to plaintiffs seeking ever higher payouts.
Mwangi later sought for general and aggravated damages against Ukwala and the Attorney General for wrongful arrest, detention and, malicious prosecution.
When Jethmalani said it had, the Finance Minister said he could seek aggravated damages.
If convicted of these charges the Employment Tribunal make Harvey Dean pay 'aggravated damages' as well as compensation covering losses of earnings, holiday pay and legal fees.