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Unformatted text preview: sent to who Hyatt thought was the correct owners of the property. As far as Hyatt was aware the property belonged to the Saudi Arabian flight crew and that is who it was sent to. Since the Saudi Arabian flight crew would like their bags, and Hyatt's computer shows the bags to be theirs, it was not without consent. Conclusion : Yes, Bhattal can recover for conversion from Hyatt, because intentional took the luggage, gained dominion of Bhattals property without consent. Bhattal can recover for compensatory damages that includes emotional distress, lost time on trip, lost wages and any counseling fees incurred. Since conversion is an intentional tort, Bhattal may seek punitive damages from Hyatt....
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2012 for the course BLAW 280 taught by Professor Ng during the Spring '11 term at CSU Northridge.
- Spring '11
- Business Law