2018 Georgia Code
Title 51 - Torts
Chapter 12 - Damages
Article 1 - General Provisions
§ 51-12-3. Direct and consequential damages distinguished
(a) Direct damages are those which follow immediately upon the doing of a tortious act.
(b) Consequential damages are those which are the necessary and connected effect of a tortious act, even though they are to some extent dependent upon other circumstances.