Music Conductor Wins $767K Jury Award In Pregnancy-Discrimination CaseA jury awarded $120,000 in punitive damages to a music conductor who claimed she was fired by a concert promoter-producer because she complained of pregnancy discrimination, bringing her total award to $767,000.
Hulk Hogan-Gawker Jury Awards $25 Million In Punitive DamagesA Florida jury awarded a total of $25 million in punitive damages Monday in the Hulk Hogan sex tape trial, hitting Gawker Media with a $15 million judgment and its owner, Nick Denton, with $10 million.
Only On 9: Former Rite Aid Manager Gets Nearly $9M In Settlement After Harassment, TerminationThe jury found that Rite Aid acted in malice when they fired him in 2013.
Man Awarded More Than $1.8M In Age Discrimination Suit Against USC Michael Leach, who had worked for USC for 16 years until the age of 73, filed suit against the university after he was let go in February 2012.
'Girls Gone Wild' Founder Must Pay Casino Mogul $20M More In Slander CaseA jury says "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis should pay Steve Wynn $20 million in punitive damages for claiming the casino mogul threatened to kill him and bury him in the desert.
Jury Awards Woman $65M In Punitive Damages After She's Sexually Abused At Tarzana HospitalA jury Thursday awarded $65 million in punitive damages to a woman who was sexually abused by a male nursing assistant at a Tarzana hospital.
Dodger Lawyers Challenge Claims Made In Stow Punitive Damage SuitLawyers for the Dodgers and Frank McCourt have filed court papers challenging some of the claims in the lawsuit by Bryan Stow, asking that the request for punitive damages be dismissed.