Tag Archives: Punitive Damages Cap

Merit Decision: Suit against Landlord Sounds in Tort, Not Contract. Punitive Damages Cap Applies. Sivit v. Village Green of Beachwood, L.P.

Read what happened on remand in this case here and here.

On April 2, 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in Sivit v. Village Green of Beachwood, L.P., 2015-Ohio-1193. In a unanimous opinion … Continue reading

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What’s on their Minds: Does the Punitive Damage Cap Apply to a Punitive Damage Award Arising from a Violation of the Landlord-Tenant Statute? Sivit v. Village Green of Beachwood.

Update: On April 2, 2015, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here.

On March 11, 2014, the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in Carlos Sivit, et al., v. Village … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Does the Punitive Damage Cap Apply to a Punitive Damage Award Arising from a Violation of the Landlord-Tenant Statute? Sivit v. Village Green of Beachwood.

Update: On April 2, 205, the Supreme Court of Ohio handed down a merit decision in this case.  Read the analysis here.

Read the analysis of the oral argument here.

On March 11, 2014, the Supreme Court of … Continue reading

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What’s on Their Minds: The Punitive Damages Cap Meets Joint and Several Liability. Ronald Luri v.Republic Services, Inc. et al.

Read an anlysis of the Court’s summary disposition of this case here.

On April 25 the Supreme Court of Ohio heard oral argument in the case of Ronald Luri v. Republic Services, Inc., et al., The issue in … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: The Punitive Damages Cap Meets Joint and Several Liability. Ronald Luri v.Republic Services, Inc. et al.

Read an anlysis of the Court’s summary disposition of this case here.

Read the analysis of the oral argument in this case here.

 On April 25, 2012, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral argument in the … Continue reading

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