2018 Georgia Code
Title 51 - Torts
Chapter 12 - Damages
Article 1 - General Provisions
§ 51-12-2. General and special damages distinguished; when recovered
(a) General damages are those which the law presumes to flow from any tortious act; they may be recovered without proof of any amount.
(b) Special damages are those which actually flow from a tortious act; they must be proved in order to be recovered.