General Principles – Appeals on Damages – Part 4

by Craig Hobbs

POTTS V FROST – FULL COURT – GENERAL DAMAGES – CIVIL LIABILITY ACT 2002 – SECTION 28

 

One of the submissions made to the Full Court on behalf of the Appellant was that the award of $180,000.00 for pain and suffering and loss of amenities and enjoyment of life was manifestly inadequate and should be increased substantially to accord with comparable awards in other jurisdictions.

 

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