1422+ pp.; 7th Edition 2016-2017
Includes 2018-2019 supplement
3 volume set
Zero in on the right damages
Get your clients what they deserve with the help of this comprehensive statement of Wisconsin law governing the recovery damages. Written in the “black letter” style, virtually every statement in every chapter about the past or present state of Wisconsin law is followed by a citation to the case law.
Cover the whole field
The Law of Damages
’ 41 chapters provide you with all of the following and more:
- The types of damages available in Wisconsin
- Practical information on practice and procedure
- Detailed information about damages in specific types of cases
- Explanations of special rules governing damages, such as mitigation of damages, contributory negligence, subrogation, and interest
With comprehensive and insightful analysis and practical wisdom, this trusted reference is cited with confidence by thousands of attorneys and judges. Turn to The Law of Damages for guidance on the types of damages available in Wisconsin and the special rules governing them, so you protect your clients’ interests and make sound decisions.
Recover the damages your clients deserve
The Law of Damages will help you research, analyze, and evaluate your cases. You will also find guidance on pleading damages and meeting evidentiary burdens. Descriptive chapter titles, extensive outlines at the beginning of each chapter, detailed tabs, and a topical index make finding information in the book quick, easy, and intuitive.
The 2018-2019 supplement includes a number of changes, such as the following recent developments:
The Law of Damages in Wisconsin
- In a 2018 opinion, the Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled on the constitutionality of the statutory cap on noneconomic damages in medical malpractice cases
- In a 2018 decision, the Wisconsin Supreme Court considered the issue of condemnation awards and offsets to such awards based on increases in the value of the condemned property
- A Wisconsin Court of Appeals 2018 unpublished opinion illustrates the difficulty of proving damages for attorney malpractice in transactional cases
- The Wisconsin Supreme Court and Court of Appeals issued opinions in 2018 regarding exceptions to the so-called American Rule of nonrecoverability of attorney fees
is an essential addition to any litigator’s library.
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