- July 13, 2020
- Posted by: Lauren LaFranca
- Category: General
The Oregon Supreme Court ruled a law limiting noneconomic damages in personal injury cases to $500,000 is unconstitutional because it violates the legal remedy clause of the Oregon constitution.
Capping noneconomic damages, such as pain and suffering, deprives individuals of their rights to court access, the state’s highest court decided late last week.