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A treatise on the law of the measure of damages for personal injuries

including suggestions on pleading, evidence, and province of court and jury, applicable to the trial of this class of cases

by George Philemon Voorheis

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Published by The Laning co. in Norwalk, O .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Damages -- United States.,
  • Personal injuries -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby George P. Voorheis, A. D.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxxxvi, 577 p.
    Number of Pages577
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24154409M
    LC Control Number71003906
    OCLC/WorldCa19439306

    Page:Henry Osborn Taylor, A Treatise on the Law of Private Corporations (5th ed, ).djvu/ PART I.] CONSTRUCTION OP CORPORATE POWERS. [§ the corporation to act, may bring a suit against an outsider on any ordinary right of action pertaining to the cor- poration, to recover damages for injuries which have S hare-° already been suffered. 1 The shareholder must show that he would suffer irremediable loss were he not allowed to bring suit ; 2 and this will be more difficult to.

    View a sample of this title using the ReadNow feature. Personal Injury Law in Virginia, Fourth Edition occupies a critical spot in Virginia legal literature with comprehensive coverage of personal injury actions, in one convenient volume. The book contains extensive references to the cases and statutes that govern liability, defenses, and damages for personal injuries in the Commonwealth. 1. General damages: this is the term applied to non-pecuniary damages or non-economic loss suffered as a result of pain, disability, loss of enjoyment of life, disfigurement or loss of expectation of life. 2. Pecuniary loss: this term covers out-of-pocket expenses involved in medical and other treatment expenses; aids and appliances, domestic and personal care.

    For measure of damages for failure to deliver, see Balto. and Ohio R. R. Co. v. Pumpbrey, 59 Md. 4 See Tierney v. N. Y. C. and H. R. R. R. Co., 76 N. Y. But if a railroad company knows of any cause of delay on its lines beyond its control, in order to free itself from liability it must inform the sbipper and stipulate against. Sayed and Ann form a contract under which Sayed agrees to sell Ann copies of a book. The contract price is $ per book. Sayed breaches the contract by not delivering the books to Ann by the deadline. At the time of the breach, the books are available from the publisher for $ each. Ann's damages are.


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