Punitive Damages in European Private Law
HANDBOOK OF EUROPEAN PRIVATE LAW, Jürgen Basedow, Klaus J. Hopt and Reinhard Zimmermann, eds., Forthcoming
8 Pages Posted: 22 Feb 2011
Date Written: February 21, 2011
The paper explores the availability of punitive damages in the legal systems of the European Union. It surveys European law as well as the legal systems of the Member States.
Keywords: Punitive Damages, Torts, Damages, Liability, European law
JEL Classification: K13, K40
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