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In a recent asbestos case before New Jersey’s Superior Court in Middlesex County, the court levied a $1 million punitive damages award against a manufacturer of products for residential and commercial boiler applications. . Punitive damages are designed to punish a wrongdoer for particularly egregious conduct and to deter that party from future misconduct.
The decision in this case, one of the first addressing auditor scienter in the Chinese reverse merger context, will provide important precedent in future cases.
The Florida court agreed with Wilson Elser attorneys that Mexico, not Florida, was the more appropriate venue for this case.
An attorney, who sued Avvo for false advertising and misrepresentation, has to pay Avvo a statutory penalty and attorneys fees and costs.