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ZAXIS WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS, INC. v. MOTOR SOUND CORP., C035616

A defendant's negative net worth will not preclude a trial court assessing punitive damages when defendant has the ability to pay the award.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 05/29/2001
  • Published 05/29/2001

Judges

  • BLEASE, Acting P.J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellees:
  •  James E. Toothman & Associates, James E. Toothman, Los Gatos, B. Kimberly Johnson and Eva G. Abrams, for Defendants and Appellants., Freidberg Law Corporation, Edward Freidberg, and Stephanie J. Finelli, Sacramento, for Plaintiffs and Respondents.
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