IX. AWARDS AND SETTLEMENTS
“The Adequate Award”; Progression of awards; Re-establishing award ceilings; How awards vary by geography; Computing damages - extent of injury, pain and suffering, medical bills, loss of earnings, profits or enjoyment, computing inflation, other damages; The Cutter Case; Big money cases; Adequate award and justice; Key elements of good settlement brochures; Dealing with insurance settlers; The Japanese case; Pre-trial settlement evidence and conferences; When to opt for structured settlements; Constructing accurate economic reports; Knowing when to settle; Computing damages before the jury; The jury’s role in awards; Punitive damages; How a simple letter can bring swift settlement; Awards in personal injury, product liability, breech of warranty, medical malpractice, the future of awards; and more.
 
 
 

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IX. AWARDS & SETTLEMENTS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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