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Unformatted text preview: (i) were the damages awarded by the jury at the trial court excessive in amount? (ii) b. procedural issue: Disposition (judgment): Motion for remittitur denied. Holding: The court found the max amount to be $2,980,000 Rule of Law or Legal Principle Applied: “maximum recovery rule” Reasoning: 5 Cardinal Elements of Damages: past and physical pain; future and mental pain; future medical expenses; loss of earning capacity; and permanent disability and disfigurement. Concurring/Dissenting Opinions: Additional Comments/Personal Impressions:...
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This note was uploaded on 10/21/2009 for the course ??? Torts I taught by Professor Ragan during the Fall '09 term at Florida Coastal School of Law.
- Fall '09