Damages: an award of money given to an individual as compensation for a loss
or ... This might occur in such cases as discrimination or sexual harassment.
Damages awarded by a court in a successful lawsuit depend on the type of claim
... In most state and federal discrimination cases, the employee is entitled to
receive the ... For example, you should be paid for unused earned vacation time
An Iowa jury recently awarded $80.2 million in punitive damages and $527,872
in ... According to her complaint, when the manager reported the harassing and ...
cases often result in substantial monetary damages, as for example, in a Texas ...
For example, if someone is not selected for a job or a promotion because of ...
Compensatory and punitive damages may be awarded in cases involving ...
(a) Statutes Allowing Recovery of Compensatory and Punitive Damages ............ 8
. (i). Title VII. ..... on back-pay awards should be granted in employment
discrimination cases. See Loeffler v. .... For example, in Thornley, the Social.
For example, an employee who was demoted because she ... made sexual
harassment cases more lucrative to plaintiffs. The 1991 law allows Title .... court
reinstated a $3 million punitive damages award in a sexual harassment case,19
Learn about what compensation you can receive in your sexual harassment case
. ... For example, if you make $20,000 less at your new job than at your old job, ...
A court may also award punitive damages in an effort to punish the employer for ...
May 15, 2014 ... For an example of the wide range of damages awarded over the years to ... Table
of Emotional Damages Awarded in IL Sexual Harassment and Hostile Working
Environment Claims ... This has not always been the case.
Damages in sexual harassment cases often run high, especially when they ...
Claims of workplace violence also have the potential for big damages awards, as
do ... favorable court ruling on disputes over destruction of evidence, for example,
Cases settled in and out of court in respect of bullying, harassment,
discrimination, ... Part of the award comprised aggravated damages for injured
feelings and ...... How to lobby your MP: example letter and summary of
inadequacy of UK law