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WA State Supreme Court: Jones Act Seaman Can Recover Punitive Damages in Unseaworthiness Claim

In Tabingo v. American Triumph LLC, No. 92913-1 (Wa. March 9, 2017) (en banc), the Washington (state) Supreme Court held, as a matter of law, the issue of the recoverability of punitive damages in a Jones Act seaman’s general maritime law unseaworthiness claim is governed by the U.S. 462 more words

Admiralty & Maritime Law

MISSOURI SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS SANCTIONS AGAINST WELLS FARGO!

BREAKING NEWS — 

Whether you’ve caught wind of this or not, Missouri Attorney Greg Leyh will have a shot in front of a rural Missouri county jury to convince them that Wells Fargo’s (and others’) actions in wrongfully foreclosing against David and Crystal Holm of Clinton County warrant serious money damages. 282 more words

Breaking News

5th Cir. Rules No Pain & Suffering, Punitive Damages For ADEA Retaliation Claims

The Fifth Circuit has previously ruled that employees suing for age discrimination under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) may not recover damages for “pain and suffering” or punitive damages.   119 more words

Employment Discrimination

Punitive Damages 3 of 3

Part Three in a Three-Part Series

PUNITIVE DAMAGES AFFILIATED WITH

HOTEL MANAGEMENT AGREEMENTS

A Case Study of Agency Law, Hotel Management Agreements, and Punitive Damage Awards… 997 more words

Hotel F&B Observer

Punitive Damages 2 of 3

Part Two in a Three-Part Series

PUNITIVE DAMAGES AFFILIATED WITH

HOTEL MANAGEMENT AGREEMENTS

 

A Case Study of Agency Law, Hotel Management Agreements, and Punitive Damage Awards… 914 more words

Hotel F&B Observer

Punitive Damages 1 of 3

Part One in a Three-Part Series

 PUNITIVE DAMAGES AFFILIATED WITH

HOTEL MANAGEMENT AGREEMENTS

 A Case Study of Agency Law, Hotel Management Agreements,

and Punitive Damage Awards… 918 more words

Hotel F&B Observer