Oregon Supreme Court

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Docket Number

SC S51085


Case Updates

Oregon Supreme Court rejects NCLC’s excessive punitive damages argument

February 02, 2006

U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in support of petition for review

February 01, 2005

NCLC argued that the state appeals court’s decision affirming a punitive damages ratio of 152:1 is inconsistent with State Farm v. Campbell, and can be based neither on allegations that the defendant’s misconduct cause “potential injury” to non-parties nor on the wealth of the defendant.

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