Continuing Damages – ongoing damages arising from the same injury, or damages arising from the repetition of similar acts within a definite period

continuing damages:

l. Ongoing damages arising from the same injury.

2. Damages arising from the repetition of similar acts within a definite period. [1]

1. Intermittent or occasional damages, sometimes called temporary damages, for the recovery of which successive actions by be required.  22 Am J2d Damg § 28. [2]


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[1]: Black’s Law Dictionary Deluxe Tenth Edition by Henry Campbell Black, Editor in Chief Bryan A. Garner. ISBN: 978-0-314-61300-4

[2]: Ballantine’s Law Dictionary with Pronunciations
Third Edition by James A. Ballantine (James Arthur 1871-1949).  Edited by William S. Anderson.  © 1969 by THE LAWYER’S CO-OPERATIVE PUBLISHING COMPANY.  Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 68-30931


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