The Damages title covers case law on the assessment of monetary compensation for breaches of contract and for torts such as negligence, in particular relating to personal injury.
Cases on the principles of damages assessment, including limitations on the amount of damages, the effect of taxation, mitigation of damages and the availability of additional damages such as exemplary, punitive, aggravated or like damages, are included in this title.
Individual classifications within this title have more than doubled with this update, giving a researcher access to more, detailed categories and greater choice when browsing the new classifications or filtering search results by classification.
New classifications include:
Reflective loss damages
Loss of chance or opportunity
Contract for enjoyment
Fund management expenses.