2018 Georgia Code
Title 51 - Torts
Chapter 12 - Damages
Article 1 - General Provisions
§ 51-12-3. Direct and consequential damages distinguished

Universal Citation: GA Code § 51-12-3 (2018)
  • (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.

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