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Damages Definition, Examples, Cases, Processes - Legal Dictionary

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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 - Workplace Fairness

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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 plus ...

Special Report On Retaliation Claims: An Overview for EPL Claims ...

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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 ...

Remedies for Employment Discrimination - Equal Employment ...

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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 ...

types of damages available in employment cases - American Bar ...

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(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. Security ...

Overview of the Law on Harassment - Office of the General Counsel

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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 while ...

How Much Can I Get for My Sexual Harassment Lawsuit? | Nolo.com

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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 ...

Putting a Price on Emotional Distress — Law Offices of Thomas E ...

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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.

To Settle Or Not To Settle- Lawyers Share Their Tips - Hunton ...

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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,  ...

Case law and out of court settlements on bullying, harassment ...

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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

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How Much Is My Employment Discrimination Case Worth? | The ...

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Dec 5, 2012 ... For example, an employee who proves his or her rights were violated under Title VII ... Punitive damages are awarded to punish a defendant for ...

Damages in Sexual Harassment Cases | LegalMatch Law Library

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Jun 4, 2015 ... Learn more about: Damages in Sexual Harassment Cases. ... jury will consider all facts and circumstances in awarding emotional damages.

The 9 Most Damning Workplace Sexual Harassment Lawsuits Filed ...

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Sep 3, 2012 ... Ashley Alford won $95 million in a harassment caseFox News ... ultimately slashed some of the awards, in all of these cases juries initially sent ...