The California Supreme Court on Thursday gave businesses a new incentive to be honest by ruling that they could be hit with punitive damages for fraudulently breaching contracts.
The 6-1 decision affirms $6 million in punitive damages that Los Angeles jurors awarded Torrance-based Robinson Helicopter Co. for faulty safety clutches built by the Dana Corp. of Toledo, Ohio.
This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.
To view this content, please continue to their sites.
For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]