consequential damages

consequential damages
harm or injury which occurs as a result of

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • consequential damages — see damage 2 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. consequential damages …   Law dictionary

  • consequential damages — ➔ damage1 * * * consequential damages UK US noun [plural] ► LAW, INSURANCE money that a law court orders a person or company to pay to someone else for problems or losses that happen as a result of a mistake or illegal action that they were… …   Financial and business terms

  • Consequential damages — Judicial remedies Legal remedies (D …   Wikipedia

  • consequential damages — An equivocal expression, meaning both damages which are so remote as not to be actionable, and damages which are actionable, Eaton v Boston C. & M. R. Co. 51 NH 504; in one sense, the direct or proximate damages, 22 Am J2d Damg § 20; in another… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • consequential damages — noun plural : the damages that do not arise as an immediate or natural and probable result of the act of the party but are an incidental result of it and are generally not recoverable because remote except in case of special damages or special… …   Useful english dictionary

  • damages — I noun amends, compensation, costs, expenses, expiation, fine, indemnification, indemnity, injury, just compensation, legal costs, legal liability, loss, penalty, recompense, recovery, reimbursement, remuneration for injury suffered, reparation,… …   Law dictionary

  • Damages (disambiguation) — Damages is the money paid or awarded to a claimant in a civil action. Damages may also refer to: Damages (Jewish law), a range of jurisprudential topics that roughly correspond in secular law to torts Damages (TV series), a legal drama Nezikin or …   Wikipedia

  • consequential — con·se·quen·tial /ˌkän si kwen chəl/ adj: of the nature of an indirect or secondary result Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. consequential …   Law dictionary

  • Damages — This article is about the law term. For the television series, see Damages (TV series). For other uses, see Damages (disambiguation) …   Wikipedia

  • damages — A pecuniary compensation or indemnity, which may be recovered in the courts by any person who has suffered loss, detriment, or injury, whether to his person, property, or rights, through the unlawful act or omission or negligence of another. A… …   Black's law dictionary

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