Punitive Damages in Arbitration: Garrity v. Lyle Stuart, Inc. Reconsidered
Pepperdine University School of Law
Boston University Law Review, Vol. 66, No. 5, p. 953, 1986
In this article, Professor Stipanowich discusses the evolution of arbitration as a wide-ranging “surrogate” for civil trial and the debate over arbitrators’ power to levy awards of punitive or exemplary damages. He exhaustively summarizes and analyzes relevant court decisions, policy and practical concerns.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 60
Keywords: Arbitration, punitive damages, exemplary damages, statutory damages, punitive awards, arbitration awards
Date posted: May 17, 2012