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American Jurisprudence 2d - Am Jur 2d Damages

Welcome to FindLaw's hosted version of American Jurisprudence 2d Damages. Here you will find a collection of documents discussing the general principles of the law of damages. It includes a discussion of the various kinds of damages: compensatory damages, nominal damages, liquidated damages, and exemplary and punitive damages. The elements and measure of damages in breach of contract cases are also covered.

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  • III. Compensatory Damages

  • A. Overview
    1. Definitions
    C. Measure and Elements in Breach-of-Contract Cases
    1. In General
    F. Additional Elements of Compensation
    2. Litigation Expenses and Attorney's Fees
    a. Expenses Incurred in Litigation with the Same Party

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