Case Conclusion Date:June 23, 2009
Outcome:Judgment for Plaintiff including punitive damages
Description:Plaintiff music promoter filed suit alleging fraud, RICO, and breach of contract claims against talent agency that was under contract to provide nationally-known performers at his club. Performers did not ultimately appear after plaintiff had entered into contract and paid half of the appearance fee, approximately $12,000. Judgment totalled $36,000, including $24,000 in punitive damages.