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Published by Harrison Co. in Norcross, Ga. (3110 Crossing Park, Norcross 30071) .
Written in English



  • North Carolina.


  • Damages -- North Carolina.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Emily Hightower.
LC ClassificationsKFN7595 .H53
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 479 p. ;
Number of Pages479
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3841230M
LC Control Number81156696

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by definition under North Carolina’s punitive damages statutes is more than gross negligence. N.C. Gen. Stat. §§ 1D-5, 1D (). North Carolina remains in the discrete minority of states that recognizes the defense of contributory negligence. Under North Carolina law, if a party asserting a claim based onFile Size: KB. NORTH CAROLINA LAW REVIEW under fairly general allegations But the distinction between general and special damages is vague, at best, and is not always interpreted in a strictly logical manner Therefore, in case of doubt, the wise pleader will allege items of injury with some : Henry Brandis Jr., James R. Trotter. Punitive Damages in North Carolina. In some personal injury cases the at-fault party may be responsible for paying punitive damages. The purpose of punitive damages is twofold: Purpose. First, to punish egregiously wrongful acts; Second, to prevent the wrongdoer and others from continuing the . The official forms published by the Administrative Office of the Courts are available in the North Carolina Judicial Department Forms Manual (NC Alcove KFNN ). An increasing number of these same forms are now available on the AOC's website, and there is also an index to the forms available.. For more form book entries, please review the Legal Forms research guide.

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