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Damages - Assessment of damages - Measure of damages - Limiting factors - Pre-existing conditions

Thursday, November 24, 2016 @ 7:00 PM  

Appeal by the plaintiff, Jugmohan, from a jury award of zero damages in respect of her action against the defendants, Royle, Naccarato and Bascom. Following an automobile accident involving the defendants, the plaintiff underwent knee replacement surgery and rotator cuff repair. A jury trial in a personal injury action resulted in a verdict that the plaintiff suffered zero damages from the accident. The trial judge ruled that the plaintiff’s claim for non-pecuniary loss was statute-barred, as her injuries did not fall within the exceptions to statutory...