TITLE

Supreme court reduces `excessive' punitive awards

AUTHOR(S)
Shanoff, Barry S.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
World Wastes;Mar1997, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the US Supreme Courts ruling on the reduction of `excessive' punitive awards. Five federal appeals courts decision to cases involving companies and individuals; Business and industry's intentions to discipline and deter corporate misbehavior; Punitive damage lawsuits.
ACCESSION #
9705134957

 

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