Case Conclusion Date:January 1, 2009
Outcome:The trial court final order was affirmed for my client.
Description:The client corporation prevailed in a jury trial on claims of fraud. The jury awarded damages, including a separate award of exemplary damages for the corporation. The defendants appealed and argued that a corporation could not be awarded exemplary damages. Fortunately for my client, the Court of Appeals disagreed and affirmed the jury's verdict in all respects.