What is PRESUMPTIVE DAMAGES?

A term occasionally used as the equivalent of “exemplary” or “punitive” damages. Murphv v. Hobbs. 7 Colo. 541, 5 Pac. 119, 49 Am. Rep. 300

More On This Topic



Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of PRESUMPTIVE DAMAGES helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary